Chapter 21. Anti-inflammatory and Anticarcinogenesis Potentials of Citrus Coumarins and Polymethylated Flavonoids

  1. Yoshinori Mine3,
  2. Kazuo Miyashita4 and
  3. Fereidoon Shahidi5
  1. Akira Murakami1 and
  2. Hajime Ohigashi2

Published Online: 12 JUN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780813807263.ch21

Nutrigenomics and Proteomics in Health and Disease: Food Factors and Gene Interactions

Nutrigenomics and Proteomics in Health and Disease: Food Factors and Gene Interactions

How to Cite

Murakami, A. and Ohigashi, H. (2009) Anti-inflammatory and Anticarcinogenesis Potentials of Citrus Coumarins and Polymethylated Flavonoids, in Nutrigenomics and Proteomics in Health and Disease: Food Factors and Gene Interactions (eds Y. Mine, K. Miyashita and F. Shahidi), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780813807263.ch21

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Food Science, University of Guelph, 50 Stone Road East, Guelph, ON N1G 2W1, Canada

  2. 4

    Faculty of Fisheries Sciences, Hokkaido University, Hakodate 041-8611, Japan

  3. 5

    Department of Biochemistry, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL A1B 3X9, Canada

Author Information

  1. 1

    Division of Food Science and Biotechnology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606-8502, Japan

  2. 2

    Faculty of Biotechnology, Fukui Prefectural University, 4-1-1, Konejojima, Matsuoka, Eiheiji-Town, Fukui, 910-1195, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 JUN 2009
  2. Published Print: 20 MAY 2009

Book Series:

  1. Functional Food Science and Technology Series

Book Series Editors:

  1. Fereidoon Shahidi

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813800332

Online ISBN: 9780813807263

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Keywords:

  • anti-inflammatory and anticarcinogenesis potentials of citrus coumarins and polymethylated flavonoids;
  • citrus fruits - bioactive principles;
  • flavonoids - group of plant secondary metabolites;
  • antimutagenic activities;
  • antioxidative and antiinflammatory activities;
  • antitumor promoting and chemopreventive activities;
  • anticancer cell proliferation and apoptosis/differentiation inducing activities;
  • antitumor invasion and metastatic activities;
  • drug metabolism influence;
  • beneficial effects of fresh fruits on human health promotion and disease prevention

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Antimutagenic Activities

  • Antioxidative and Antiinflammatory Activities

  • Antitumor Promoting and Chemopreventive Activities

  • Anticancer Cell Proliferation and Apoptosis/Differentiationinducing Activities

  • Antitumor Invasion and Metastatic Activities

  • Influence on Drug Metabolism

  • Bioavailability and Metabolism

  • Potential Side Effects and Toxicity

  • Conclusion

  • References