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1. (WO2002045654) CANCER PREVENTATIVE EFFECT OF MORINDA CITRIFOLIA

Pub. No.:    WO/2002/045654    International Application No.:    PCT/US2001/046835
Publication Date: Fri Jun 14 01:59:59 CEST 2002 International Filing Date: Thu Dec 06 00:59:59 CET 2001
IPC: A23L 1/30
Applicants: MORINDA, INC.
SU, Chen, Xing
JENSEN, Claud, Jarakae
STORY, Stephen, P.
WANG, Mian-Ying
Inventors: SU, Chen, Xing
JENSEN, Claud, Jarakae
STORY, Stephen, P.
WANG, Mian-Ying
Title: CANCER PREVENTATIVE EFFECT OF MORINDA CITRIFOLIA
Abstract:
Providing and using a dietary supplement to inhibit cancer and/or to otherwise provide a cancer preventative effect at the initiation stage of carcinogenesis. The dietary supplement includes reconstituted Morinda citrifolia fruit juice from pure juice puree of French Polynesia, and may include other natural juices, such as a natural grape juice concentrate, natural blueberry juice concentrate, and/or another natural juice concentrate. The dietary supplement reduces the DMBA-DNA adduct formation in various organs, such as the heart, kidneys, lungs, and liver. The DNA adduct formation in various organs, such as the heart, kidneys, lungs, and liver. The DNA adduct formation furthers chemical carcinogenesis. The use of the dietary supplement protects cells and/or lipids from oxidative modification mediated by SAR. As such, the use of the dietary supplement contributes to cancer inhibitation.