Inorganic and Nutritional Aspects of Cancer: Proceedings of by Arthur Furst (auth.), G. N. Schrauzer (eds.)

By Arthur Furst (auth.), G. N. Schrauzer (eds.)

For many many years, melanoma study focused seriously on "or­ ganic" points of the ailment and missed the function of hint components and minerals in carcinogenesis and tumor progress. even though, lately, miraculous growth has been made in "inorganic" melanoma examine: various inorganic elements have been proven to own automobile­ cinogenic homes. really unexpectedly, sure coordination compounds of platinum have been chanced on to have strong antineoplastic homes, and a few crucial hint components have been demon­ strated to have profound results at the genesis and progress of spontaneous, caused, or transplanted tumors. It for that reason seemed fascinating to name upon best professionals within the box of inorganic melanoma examine to give their perspectives in a convention devoted in particular to their self-discipline. yet on the grounds that hint parts are nor­ mal parts of meals, it appeared beneficial to incorporate nutri­ tional features into this system. the truth that nutrition and food effect tumor progress and improvement has been identified or suspected for a very long time. even if, too little learn has been performed during this vital box, leading to a significant retardation of information. therefore, this chance to hide dietary features of melanoma used to be taken, although it used to be transparent from the start that this wide box couldn't rather be taken care of within the to be had time. It was once useful, for instance, to exclude totally the significant zone of nutri­ tion as an adjuvant in melanoma remedy, or even then, additional limi­ tation of the scope of subject matters to be coated needed to be made.

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Inorganic and Nutritional Aspects of Cancer: Proceedings of the First Conference of the International Association of Bioinorganic Scientists, Inc. held in La Jolla, California, January 3–5, 1977

For lots of many years, melanoma study focused seriously on "or­ ganic" features of the affliction and overlooked the function of hint components and minerals in carcinogenesis and tumor development. despite the fact that, in recent times, dazzling growth has been made in "inorganic" melanoma study: quite a few inorganic components have been proven to own automobile­ cinogenic homes.

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141, 142,143,144) The in vivo degradation of asbestos has been documented as well, with magnesium loss from both chrysotile and amphibole fibers observed. (90) Thus, fiber chemistry may playa significant role in carcinogenesis. 3. Magnesium - Magnesium may be an important ion in controlling such reactions as cell membrane lysis (especially the red cell). For example, sialic acid groups protrude on the surface of the cell, with carboxyl units outermost. These units are hydrophilic, with a high net negative charge.

M. S. WOLFF (Pott, 1976). (6) Some of these tumors also have been observed in populations which are only indirectly exposed to the agent, or which simply lived in the local area where the agent was used. UO,II) B. Inorganic Particles and Disease Exposure to inorganic dusts in the workplace is capable of producing disease that may cause disability or premature death. , Agricola, 1556). (12) Pneumoconiosis, a term that is recent in origin, was recognized first as a dust disease of the lungs (Zenker, 1867).

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