Phytochemicals are plant based chemicals that mediate their positive health beneficts affecting specific molecular targets such as genes, or stabilizing conjugates affecting metabolic pathways. Their mechanisms of action are not fully understood but their are probably dependent on the type of cell and tissue involved.
Characterization of the sensitivity of HT29 cell line to different chemoprotective phytochemicals / Mussi, Francesca; Milano, F; Fornaciari, Silvia; Arru, Laura; Buschini, A.. - STAMPA. - .:(2012), pp. 135-135. (Intervento presentato al convegno 12th FISV Congress tenutosi a Roma nel 24-27 Sett 2012).