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    • Biochemical status of vitamin A in colorectal cancer 

      Basu, Tapan K.; Hodgson, Anne; Temple, Norman J.; McPherson, Tony A.; Wesley, Margaret N.; Pee, David (Journal of Clinical Biochemistry and Nutrition, 1990-10)
      Serum vitamin A and its carrier proteins, retinol-binding protein and prealbumin, were measured in 41 colorectal cancer patients, 40 patients with benign colorectal disease, and 31 healthy subjects. Serum samples were ...
    • Dietary fibre and the mouse colon: its influence on luminal pH, reducing activity, bile acid binding and cell proliferation. 

      Temple, Norman J.; Basu, Tapan K. (Cancer Letters, 1988)
      Female, Swiss mice were fed semi-synthetic diets for 33 days. The diets were fibre-free (FF) or supplemented with corn bran (CB) 12°~, wheat bran (WB) 12%, alfalfa (AL) 12oh, pectin (P) BOh, cellulose (CL) 6%, or lignin ...
    • Does Beta-Carotene Prevent Cancer? A Critical Appraisal 

      Temple, Norman J.; Basu, Tapan K. (Nutrition Research, 1988)
      The possible role of beta-carotene as a protective nutrient against cancer is reviewed. Human prospective and retrospective studies strongly indicate that beta-carotene protects against lung cancer and probably against ...
    • Effect of Dietary Beta-Carotene on Hepatic Drug-Metabolizing Enzymes in Mice 

      Basu, Tapan K. (Journal of Clinical Biochemistry and Nutrition, 1987)
      The effects of dietary supplements of beta-carotene (20-500 mg per kg diet) on hepatic microsomal drug-metabolizing enzyme activities were studied in mice. Supplementation for 14 days resulted in marked reductions in ...
    • Pravention von Karzinomerkrankungen durch Beta-Karotin 

      Temple, Norman J.; Basu, Tapan K. (Vitamine Mineralstoffe Spurenelemente, 1988)
      Die magliche Rollevon Beta-Karotin als krebsverhiitendem Nahrungsbestandteil wird erortert. Prospektive und retrospektive Studien am Menschen deuten sehr stark daraufhin. daB Beta-Karotin eine krebsverhiitende Wirkung ...
    • Protective effect of beta carotene against colon tumors in mice. 

      Temple, Norman J.; Basu, Tapan K. (Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 1987)
      The effect of dietary beta carotene on colon carcinogenesis Induced by 1,2-dimethylhydrazine «DMH) CAS: 540-73-81 was studied in female inbred Swiss Webster (ICR) mice. At age 10 weeks and continuing throughout the ...
    • Role of selenium and cabbage in colon carcinogenesis in mice. 

      Temple, Norman J.; Basu, Tapan K. (Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 1987)
      The influence of dietary selenium and cabbage on the formation of colon tumors in female Swiss mice treated with 1,2.dimethylhydrazine [(DMH) CAS: 540-73-8] was reported. Mice received a control diet (laboratory chow), ...
    • Serum vitamins A and E, beta-carotene, and selenium in patients with breast cancer. 

      Basu, Tapan K.; Temple, Norman J.; Hill, Gerry B.; Ng, Dennis; Abdi, Ehtesham (Journal of the American College of Nutrition, 1989)
      A total of 89 subjects including 30 breast cancer patients' with distal metastases, 29 patients with benign breast disease, and 30 healthy subjects were studied. Serum samples from these subjects were obtained from ...

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