Inositol & its Phosphates: Basic Science to Practical Applications

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A.K.M. Shamsuddin, Guang-Yu Yang

eISBN: 978-1-68108-007-9, 2015
ISBN: 978-1-68108-008-6



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Inositol and its phosphates are ubiquitous across most life forms, wherein they play important roles in cellular integrity and functio...[view complete introduction]
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Experimental Cancer Prevention by InsP<sub>6</sub> & Inositol

- Pp. 67-82 (16)

A.K.M. Shamsuddin and Guang-Yu Yang

Abstract

Myo-inositol and InsP&lt;sub&gt;6&lt;/sub&gt; have independent anticancer action against divergent types of malignancies in a consistent and reproducible manner. The anti-cancer action is dose-dependent and inositol acts synergistically with InsP&lt;sub&gt;6&lt;/sub&gt; to enhance the anticancer action of the latter. Since inositol and InsP&lt;sub&gt;6&lt;/sub&gt; are common constituents of cereals and legumes, comparative study of high bran diet with equivalent amount of InsP&lt;sub&gt;6&lt;/sub&gt; showed that while the ‘high fiber’ diet failed to reduce the incidence of experimental cancer, InsP&lt;sub&gt;6&lt;/sub&gt; alone at equivalent dose significantly inhibited mammary cancer formation. Combined with the other studies, these data strongly suggest that supplementation with pure inositol + InsP&lt;sub&gt;6&lt;/sub&gt; may be better than gobbling a large amount of fiber.

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