Natural Products And Cancer Signaling: Isoprenoids, Polyphenols And Flavonoids by Fuyuhiko TamanoiNatural Products And Cancer Signaling: Isoprenoids, Polyphenols And Flavonoids by Fuyuhiko Tamanoi

Natural Products And Cancer Signaling: Isoprenoids, Polyphenols And Flavonoids

byFuyuhiko TamanoiEditorS. Zahra Bathaie

Hardcover | December 3, 2014

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Natural compounds from a variety of natural resources including plants have emerged as important source of anticancer drug development. This special issue will highlight the significant advance in elucidating mechanisms of action of these natural compounds, focusing especially on isoprenoids and polyphenols/flavonoids.

  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field
  • Contributions from leading authorities and industry experts
Fuyu Tamanoi is a biochemist who has served on the UCLA School of Medicine and UCLA College faculty since he joined the Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics in 1993. He became a full professor in 1997. Since 1996, he has been a Director of Signal Transduction Program Area at Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center. D...
Title:Natural Products And Cancer Signaling: Isoprenoids, Polyphenols And FlavonoidsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:282 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:December 3, 2014Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0128022159

ISBN - 13:9780128022153

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Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    S. Zahra Bathaie and Fuyuhiko Tamanoi
  2. Perillyl Alcohol (Monoterpen Alcohol), Limonene
    Shahla Shojaei, Amir Kiumarsi, Adel Rezaei Moghadam, Javad Alizadeh, Hassan Marzban and Saeid Ghavami
  3. Ganoderic Acid and Lucidenic Acid (Triterpenoid)
    Chin-Lin Hsu and Gow-Chin Yen
  4. Anticancer Effect and Molecular Targets of Saffron Carotenoids
    S. Zahra Bathaie, Azam Bolhasani and Fuyuhiko Tamanoi
  5. Zerumbone from Ginger (Monoterpenoid)
    Yoichi Matsuo and Hiromitsu Takeyama
  6. Research Progress on Natural Triterpenoid Saponins in the Chemoprevention and Chemotherapy of Cancer
    Jun-Rong Du, Fang-Yi Long and Chu Chen
  7. Neem Limonoids as Anticancer Agents: Molecular Targets and Signaling Pathways
    Siddavaram Nagini
  8. Curcumin: A Potent Modulator of Multiple Enzymes in Multiple Cancers
    Adeeb Shehzad, Raheem Shahzad and Young Sup Lee
  9. Molecular Targets of Honokiol: A Promising Phytochemical for Effective Cancer
    Courey Averett, Sumit Arora, Haseeb Zubair, Seema Singh, Arun Bhardwaj and Ajay P. Singh
  10. Effects of Tea Catechins on Cancer Signaling Pathways
    Chung S. Yang, Hong Wang, Jayson X. Chen and Jinsong Zhang