Breast cancer (malignant breast neoplasm) is a type of irregular cell growth that starts either from the inner lining of milk ducts (Ductal carcinoma) or the lobules (Lobular carcinoma) that supply the ducts with milk in the breast.
There are also rare cases, that breast cancer starts in other areas of the breast.
In 2010, over 250,000 new cases of breast cancer were diagnosed in women in the U.S. alone. The risk of getting invasive breast cancer during the lifetime of a woman is 1/8.
The causes of breast cancer are unknown. Researchers do not know, people with the same health conditions and similar family history, some are more susceptible to the onset of the disease, while others do not.
However, an increase of aging, history with breast conditions, such as previous breast cancer, breast density, use of hormone estrogen therapy, overweight and obese and excessive alcohol consumption are some major risk factors which can elevate the development of breast cancer.
Furthermore, genetic mutation of certain inherited from the parent such as gene BRCA1 and BRCA2 are also the prevalent risk factors of breast cancer. There is an estimation that 33% of women who carry a harmful mutation in PALB2 will develop breast cancer by age 70 years.
Strawberry is a genius of Fragaria × ananassa belongs to the family Roseaceae.
The fruit has been grown all over the world with a suitable climate for commercial profits and for health benefits.
The major chemical compounds include anthocyanin and ellagitannins and p-Hydroxybenzoic acid, p-coumaric acid, ellagic acid, cyanidin-3-glucoside, pelargonidin-3-glucoside, kaempferol, quercetin, and myricetin.
Epidemiological studies strong agree that consumption of berry fruits, including strawberries have beneficial effects on human health and reduce the risk of chronic diseases, including breast cancer.
According to the Indian Institute of Science which conducted the experiment to examine whether a methanolic extract of strawberry (MESB) fruits processes anticancer activity in leukemia (CEM) and breast cancer (T47D) cell lines ex vivo, and its cancer therapeutic and chemopreventive potential in mice models,
However, due to the limitation of the above studies, further data collection on large example size and multi-centers studies performed with human consumption of the whole food during the course of the disease will be necessary to complete the picture of strawberry anti-breast cancer possibilities.
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(1) Extracts of strawberry fruits induce intrinsic pathway of apoptosis in breast cancer cells and inhibit tumor progression in mice, by Somasagara RR, Hegde M, Chiruvella KK, Musini A, Choudhary B, Raghavan SC. (PubMed)
(2) Blackberry, black raspberry, blueberry, cranberry, red raspberry, and strawberry extracts inhibit growth and stimulate apoptosis of human cancer cells in vitro.by Seeram NP, Adams LS, Zhang Y, Lee R, Sand D, Scheuller HS, Heber D.(PubMed)