O'Reilly logo

Nutrition and Functional Foods for Healthy Aging by Ronald Ross Watson

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 20

Chalcones Target the Tumor Necrosis Factor–Related Apoptosis-Inducing Ligand (TRAIL) Signaling Pathway for Cancer Chemoprevention

Małgorzata Kłósek1, Andrzej Karol Kuropatnicki2, Ewelina Szliszka1, Ilona Korzonek-Szlacheta1 and Wojciech Król1,    1Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland,    2Pedagogical University of Krakow, Krakow, Poland

Abstract

Chalcones belong to the flavonoids family and are natural compounds present in edible plants. The term chalcone was coined by Stanisław Kostanecki and Josef Tambor. Chalcones exhibit a broad spectrum of biological activity and thus have attracted more and more attention due to their anticancer and chemopreventive effects. Chemoprevention is one of the most promising approaches for ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required