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Plants are able to protect themselves from most bacteria, but some bacteria are able to breach their defences.
Compounds extracted from green vegetables such as broccoli and cabbage could be a potent drug against melanoma.
Women should go for the broccoli when the relish tray comes around during holiday celebrations this season.
By Safaei-Ghomi, Javad Bamoniri, Abdolhamid; Hatami, Alireza; Batooli, Hossein Abstract The essential oil of flowering aerial parts of Crambe orientalis L., which belongs to Cruciferae family, was obtained by hydrodistillation method in 0.1% yield and analyzed by GC and GC/ MS.
Researchers have isolated compounds from the vegetable broccoli that they believe may help prevent or slow the progress of bladder cancer. The current work builds on a major study conducted six years ago by Harvard and Ohio State universities that found that men who ate two or more half-cup servings of broccoli per week had a 44 percent lower incidence of bladder cancer compared to men who ate less than one serving each week.
ABSTRACT Benzyl isothiocyanate and phenethyl isothiocyanate, two aromatic phytochemicals present in substantial concentrations in edible vegetables of the genus Brassica, were investigated for their effects on Caco-2 cell proliferation.