Journals Higher Education



Published: 13 July 2006

296 Pages | 65 halftones & line illus.

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780841239579

Bookseller Code (06)

Potential Health Benefits of Citrus

Edited by Bhimanagouda S. Patil, Nancy D. Turner, Edward G. Miller, and Jennifer S. Brodbelt

American Chemical Society

ACS Symposium Series

The book will cover a wide range of topics including isolation, purification, biological activities in animal and cell models, nutritional significance, and clinical trials. The chapters will mainly focus on citrus flavonoids, limonoids, and polysaccharides with emphasis on the ability of these naturally occurring chemicals to inhibit the development of cancer, heart disease, and obesity.