Chapter 20. Nutrigenomics

  1. Prof. Dr. Siegfried Knasmüller2,
  2. Dr. David M. DeMarini3,
  3. Prof. Ian Johnson4 and
  4. Dr. Clarissa Gerhäuser5,6
  1. Jan Frank and
  2. Gerald Rimbach

Published Online: 16 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527626588.ch20

Chemoprevention of Cancer and DNA Damage by Dietary Factors

Chemoprevention of Cancer and DNA Damage by Dietary Factors

How to Cite

Frank, J. and Rimbach, G. (2009) Nutrigenomics, in Chemoprevention of Cancer and DNA Damage by Dietary Factors (eds S. Knasmüller, D. M. DeMarini, I. Johnson and C. Gerhäuser), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527626588.ch20

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Medical University of Vienna, Department of Medicine I, Institute of Cancer Research, Borschkegasse 8a, 1090 Vienna, Austria

  2. 3

    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Carcinogenesis Division, Research Triangle Park, NC 27711, USA

  3. 4

    Institute of Food Research, Intestinal Biology and Health Programme, Norwich Research Park, Colney, Norwich NR4 7UA, UK

  4. 5

    German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ), Toxicology and Cancer Risk Factors, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany

  5. 6

    German Cancer Research Center, Division of Epigenomics and Cancer Risk Factors, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany

Author Information

  1. Christian-Albrechts-University, Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Hermann-Rodewald-Straße 6, Olshausenstrasse 40, 24118 Kiel, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JUL 2009
  2. Published Print: 25 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527320585

Online ISBN: 9783527626588

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Keywords:

  • cancer;
  • cDNA;
  • high-throughput techniques;
  • metabolomics;
  • mRNA;
  • microarray;
  • miRNA;
  • nutrigenetics;
  • nutrigenomics;
  • nutrition;
  • proteomics;
  • reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Defining the “-omics”

  • Post-Transcriptional Gene Regulation by Small RNAs

  • Methods and Techniques Used in Nutrigenomic Research

  • Applications of Nutrigenomics

  • Proteomics

  • Metabolomics

  • Promoting Nutrigenomic Research

  • Summary

  • References