Chapter 9. Inflammation-Induced Carcinogenesis and Chemoprevention

  1. Prof. Dr. Siegfried Knasmüller2,
  2. Dr. David M. DeMarini3,
  3. Prof. Ian Johnson4 and
  4. Dr. Clarissa Gerhäuser5,6
  1. Hiroshi Ohshima,
  2. Susumu Tomono,
  3. Ying-Ling Lai and
  4. Noriyuki Miyoshi

Published Online: 16 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527626588.ch9

Chemoprevention of Cancer and DNA Damage by Dietary Factors

Chemoprevention of Cancer and DNA Damage by Dietary Factors

How to Cite

Ohshima, H., Tomono, S., Lai, Y.-L. and Miyoshi, N. (2009) Inflammation-Induced Carcinogenesis and Chemoprevention, 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.ch9

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. University of Shizuoka, Graduate School of Nutritional and Environmental Sciences, Global COE Program for Innovation in Human Health Sciences, 52-1 Yada, Suruga-ku, Shizuoka 422-8526, Japan

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:

  • anti-inflammatory drugs;
  • apoptosis;
  • chemoprevention;
  • dietary antioxidants;
  • phytochemicals;
  • reactive oxygen species

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Prevention of Inflammation-Associated Cancer by Avoidance of Causes of Tissue Damage

  • Chemoprevention by Modulating Inflammatory Processes

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgments

  • References