Definitions for "Curcumin"
The coloring principle of turmeric, or curcuma root, extracted as an orange yellow crystalline substance, C14H14O4, with a green fluorescence.
a biologically active substance derived from the curcuma longa plant; found within the Indian spice called turmeric; curcumin and its curcuminoid polyphenols have anti-prostate cancer activity against both AIPC and ADPC
A yellow pigment of the spice turmeric that is being studied in cancer prevention.
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Studies have shown that curcumin can inhibit colon cancer cells by some 96% in a matter of hours. It also appears to have great potential in countering the effects of prostate cancer and breast cancer.