Biochemical Pharmacology volume 79, issue 3, P421-430 2010 DOI: 10.1016/j.bcp.2009.08.030 View full text
Constance Lay Lay Saw, Ying Huang, Ah-Ng Kong

Abstract: Inflammatory response plays an important role not only in the normal physiology but also in the pathology such as cancers. As chronic inflammations are associated with malignancies, it is important to prevent inflammation-mediated neoplastic formation, promotion and/or progression. One possible intervention will be using cancer chemopreventive agents such as curcumin (CUR), a potent anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidative stress compound. Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) such as docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) or ei…

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