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== Curcumin: The Chuck Norris of methyltransferases by Etienne Robillard ==
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== Curcumin: The Chuck Norris of DNA methyltransferase inhibitors by Etienne Robillard ==
  
 
=== Introduction ===
 
=== Introduction ===
  
 
Curcuma longa (hence "curcumin") is a popular spice extract originating from India and used
 
Curcuma longa (hence "curcumin") is a popular spice extract originating from India and used
as an spicy additive in Indian gastronomy. The following outline present a summary
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as a spicy additive in Indian gastronomy. DNA methyltransferase inhibition by curcumin is a strong promoter
of info on current research in alternative medicinal applications of the Curcuma longa
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of prostate cancer-cells apoptosis.
plant.
 
  
=== Alzheimer ===
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== References ==
 
 
=== P53 ===
 
 
 
=== Brain cancer ===
 
 
 
=== Breast cancer ===
 
 
 
=== Bibliography ===
 
 
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<biblio>
#alzheimer-2001 pmid=11606625
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#Paper1 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2820199/
#brain-2007 pmid=17617388
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//Chemopreventive potential of curcumin in prostate cancer.
#brain-2010 pmid=20840775
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#Paper2 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22608750
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//Methyltransferase inhibitor adenosine dialdehyde suppresses androgen receptor expression and prostate cancer growth.
 
</biblio>
 
</biblio>
  
=== See also ===
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== See also ==
  
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curcumin
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* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curcumin
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* https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DNA_methyltransferase

Latest revision as of 09:59, 22 May 2017

Curcumin: The Chuck Norris of DNA methyltransferase inhibitors by Etienne Robillard

Introduction

Curcuma longa (hence "curcumin") is a popular spice extract originating from India and used as a spicy additive in Indian gastronomy. DNA methyltransferase inhibition by curcumin is a strong promoter of prostate cancer-cells apoptosis.

References

  1. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2820199/ [Paper1]
    Chemopreventive potential of curcumin in prostate cancer.
  2. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22608750 [Paper2]
    Methyltransferase inhibitor adenosine dialdehyde suppresses androgen receptor expression and prostate cancer growth.

See also