Phytochemicals in cancer prevention and treatment: current evidence and future perspectives

The health-beneficial effects of plants or their extracts and chemical structure diversity represent the fount of inspiration for new ways in cancer chemoprevention and treatment.

The goal of NCC conference is to bring together epidemiologists, cancer researchers, food engineers, and clinicians to explore new utilization of natural compounds in cancer prevention and their possible involvement in future treatment protocols or complementary modalities.
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Anupam Bishayee (USA): Phytochemicals in cancer prevention and treatment: current evidence and future perspectives
Sections

Natural Compounds in Cancer Prevention
Costas Ioannides (United Kingdom): Chemopreventive phytochemicals: The case for glucosinolates
Natural Compounds and Epigenetics
Clarissa Gerhauser (Germany): Epigenetic profiling of DNA methylation in breast cancer
Natural Compounds in Cancer Treatment
Jan Sedlak (Slovakia): will be announced
Natural Compounds and Cancer Immunity
Pavol Kudela (Austria): Bacterial ghosts as advanced drug delivery system
Integrative Oncology - Complementary and Alternative Approaches
Vinjar Fonnebo (Norway): Integrative oncology – evidence-based or just wishful thinking?

1 Oct - 4 Oct 2012
Smolenice
Slovakia
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