Sprouts and Bladder Cancer

We invite you to browse the research we’ve assembled on the important relationship between sprouts and bladder cancer.

“Allyl Isothiocyanate as a Cancer Chemopreventive Phytochemical” Molecular Nutrition & Food Research ,Volume 54, Issue 1, pages 127-135, January 2010, Yuesheng Zhang, Department of Cancer Prevention and Control, Roswell Park Cancer Institute.

“Broccoli” The World’s Healthiest Foods, The George Mateljan Foundation, August 21, 2010.

“Broccoli sprout extracts inhibit bladder cancer cell proliferation” 2005 IFT Annual Meeting, July 15-20 – New Orleans, Louisiana, Session 54G, Nutraceutical & Functional Foods: General II, R. A. ROSSELOT1, S. K. Clinton2, S. J. Schwartz1, and Q. Tian3.

“Inhibition of Urinary Bladder Carcinogenesis by Broccoli Sprouts”  Cancer Res. 2008 Feb 29. Munday R, Mhawech-Fauceglia P, Munday CM, Paonessa JD, Tang L, Munday JS, Lister C, Wilson P, Fahey JW, Davis W, Zhang Y.

“Potent activation of mitochondria-mediated apoptosis and arrest in S and M phases of cancer cells by a broccoli sprout extract.” Tang L, Zhang Y, Jobson HE, Li J, Stephenson KK, Wade KL, Fahey JW. Department of Chemoprevention, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Science 711, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA.

“Sulforaphane down-regulates COX-2 expression by activating p38 and inhibiting NF-kappaB-DNA-binding activity in human bladder T24 cells.” Int J Oncol. 2009 Apr;34(4):1129-34. Shan Y, Wu K, Wang W, Wang S, Lin N, Zhao R, Cassidy A, Bao Y. School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK.

“Sulforaphane Inhibits 4-Aminobiphenyl-induced DNA Damage in Bladder Cells and Tissues.” Carcinogenesis. 2010 Sep 1. Ding Y, Paonessa JD, Randall KL, Argoti D, Chen L, Vouros P, Zhang Y.Department of Cancer Prevention and Control, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York, 14263, USA.