Chapter 34. Protective Effects of Alcoholic Beverages and their Constituent

  1. Prof. Dr. Siegfried Knasmüller4,
  2. Dr. David M. DeMarini5,
  3. Prof. Ian Johnson6 and
  4. Dr. Clarissa Gerhäuser7,8
  1. Philipp Saiko1,
  2. Akos Szakmary4,
  3. Thomas Szekeres1,
  4. Metka Filipic2,
  5. Janja Plazar2 and
  6. Sakae Arimoto-Kobayashi3

Published Online: 16 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527626588.ch34

Chemoprevention of Cancer and DNA Damage by Dietary Factors

Chemoprevention of Cancer and DNA Damage by Dietary Factors

How to Cite

Saiko, P., Szakmary, A., Szekeres, T., Filipic, M., Plazar, J. and Arimoto-Kobayashi, S. (2009) Protective Effects of Alcoholic Beverages and their Constituent, 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.ch34

Editor Information

  1. 4

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

  2. 5

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

  3. 6

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

  4. 7

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

  5. 8

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Medical University of Vienna, Clinical Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, General Hospital of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18-20, 1090 Vienna, Austria

  2. 2

    National Institute of Biology, Department for Genetic Toxicology and Cancer Biology, Ljubljana, Slovenia

  3. 3

    Okayama University, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tsushima, Okayama 700-8530, Japan

  4. 4

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

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:

  • french Paradox;
  • polyphenols;
  • reactive oxygen species;
  • resveratrol;
  • red wine;
  • stilbene;
  • barbarian drink;
  • beer;
  • hops;
  • prenylated flavonoids;
  • vitamins

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Wine

  • Beer

  • References