Article Abstract

Role of curcumin in preventing familial adenomatous polyposis

Authors: Adhip P. N. Majumdar

Abstract

Colorectal cancer (CRC), an age-related disease, which equally affects both males and females, is the third leading malignancy world-wide (1). In the United States and most of the western countries, CRC is estimated to be the second and third leading cause of cancer-related deaths in men and women respectively (2).