REVIEW STUDY ON ROLE OF NATURAL COMPOUNDS IN CANCER TREATMENTAbstract
Today, cancer can be considered as a serious threat to human health because its treatment is difficult and expensive. Also, genetic modifications are considered as risk factors for many diseases including cancer. To discover a benefit and promising therapeutic is one of the main goals research on cancer. Environmental and nutritional factors can affect the organism through genetic and epigenetic changes. Natural compounds found in plants and can be a potential source for cancer treatment. It has recently been considered the role of some of these compounds in genetic and epigenetic changes. In this study, we mentioned some of these cases. This study is a beneficial review of the relationship between nutrition and cancer by searching for the related article.
S. H. Hassanpour * and A. Roohipoor
Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jundishapour University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran.
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