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RATIONALE: Green tea extract (Polyphenon E) contains ingredients that may prevent the development of cancer.
- Determine the effect of green tea extract (Polyphenon E) on cytochrome P450 enzyme activities and glutathione S-transferase activities and levels in healthy participants.
- Determine the safety and tolerability of this drug in these participants.
OUTLINE: This is an open-label study.
Participants receive oral green tea extract (Polyphenon E) once daily for 4 weeks in the absence of unacceptable toxicity.
Participants are followed for 2 weeks.
PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 44 participants will be accrued for this study.
Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention
Unspecified Adult Solid Tumor, Protocol Specific
defined green tea catechin extract
Arizona Cancer Center at University of Arizona Health Sciences Center
University of Arizona
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:54:04-0400
RATIONALE: Green tea extract contains ingredients that may slow the growth of certain cancers. It is not yet known whether green tea extract is more effective than a placebo when given bef...
RATIONALE: Green tea extract contains ingredients that may slow the growth of certain cancers. PURPOSE: This phase I/II trial is studying the side effects and best dose of green tea ...
RATIONALE: Green tea extract contains ingredients that may prevent or slow the growth of prostate cancer. PURPOSE: This phase I trial is studying how well green tea extract works in treat...
RATIONALE: Chemoprevention is the use of certain drugs to keep cancer from forming. The use of Polyphenon E, a substance found in green tea, may keep cancer from forming in current or form...
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An antioxidant flavonoid, occurring especially in woody plants as both (+)-catechin and (-)-epicatechin (cis) forms.
A dehydrated extract of thyroid glands. After the removal of fat and connective tissue, the extract is dried or lyophilized to yield a yellowish to buff-colored amorphous powder containing 0.17-0.23% of iodine.
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A transplantable, poorly differentiated malignant tumor which appeared originally as a spontaneous breast carcinoma in a mouse. It grows in both solid and ascitic forms.
Any liquid or solid preparation made specifically for the growth, storage, or transport of microorganisms or other types of cells. The variety of media that exist allow for the culturing of specific microorganisms and cell types, such as differential media, selective media, test media, and defined media. Solid media consist of liquid media that have been solidified with an agent such as AGAR or GELATIN.
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