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Sinigrin as Anticarcinogen to Nitrosamines (1984)


Sinigrin as Anticarcinogen to Nitrosamines

Key words:

sinigrin, cruciferous vegetables, liver, lung, nasal tumors, tobacco

Research Institution:

American Health Foundation


New York


Fung-Lung Chung

Project Description:

Dr. Chung tested whether a compound found in cruciferous vegetables, sinigrin, can prevent the development of liver, lung, and nasal tumors caused by exposure to a powerful carcinogen present in tobacco.

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