TY - CHAP A1 - Graziella Joanitti A2 - Sonia Freitas A3 - Ricardo Azevedo ED1 - Esra Gunduz ED2 - Mehmet Gunduz Y1 - 2011-11-09 PY - 2011 T1 - Legume-Derived Bioactive Compounds for the Prevention and Treatment of Breast Cancer N2 - Cancer is the leading cause of death in most countries and its consequences result in huge economic, social and psychological burden. Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer type and the leading cause of cancer death among females. In this book, we discussed various therapeutic modalities from signaling pathways through various anti-tumor compounds as well as herbal medicine for this deadly cancer. We hope that this book will contribute to the development of novel diagnostic as well as therapeutic approaches. BT - Breast Cancer SP - Ch. 16 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/24466 DO - 10.5772/24466 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2019-12-11 ER -