Prof. Athanasios Valavanidis
Dr. Thomais Vlachogianni
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Lung Carcinogenesis as a Result of Oxidative Stress and Inflammation. Reactive oxygen species, oxidative stress, pulmonary inflammation and activation of transcription factors play important roles in lung cancer
Abstract. Carcinogenesis of the respiratory system has been a widespread disease. In 2012 a total of 1.8 million lung cancer new cases were recorded, accounting for around 13% of all new cancer diagnoses. The most important risk factors for respiratory system cancers...
Bread, Oldest Man-made Staple Food in Human Diet. Bread intake is integral to good health and whole grain cereals beneficial against chronic diseases
ABSTRACT Bread is the most important staple food of humans from the prehistoric time. Baked bread is integral to human health with plenty of major nutrients, antioxidants and vitamins. After thousands of years, it remains the most regularly consumed food in the world,...
The Latest Studies on the Impact of Ambient Particulate Air Pollution (PM10, PM2.5) on the Increased Risk for Cardiovascular Diseases, Respiratory Cancer and Neurodegenerative Diseases
ABSTRACT. Worldwide studies in the last decade have evaluated the short and long-term exposure of fine and superfine ambient particulate matter (PM) air pollution with mortality and morbidity. It has been established that ambient PM contribute to increased risk of...