Colorectal cancer (CRC) is one of the most deadly and prevalent cancers in the developed world 1...
The formation of complex multicellular organisms such as humans implies the generation of specialized and distinct organs and tissues.
A hallmark of cancer is the metabolic reprogramming to sustain cell proliferation and metastasis (Hanahan and Weinberg 2011).
The famous quote “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food” (reportedly by Hippocrates) can be applied to the fledging area of research at the interface of pharmacology and nutrition.
A cardiovascular risk factor (CRF) is a biological characteristic or behaviour that increases the possibility of cardiovascular disease (CVD).
In the last decades, the possibilities to transfer information through the media have been dramatically increased. Information technologies give way to new forms of communication such as distribution lists science news, disse
Overweight is one of the major public health problems of the 21st century, affecting more than a thousand million adults worldwide.
Chronobiology is a well-known concept among the general population although its most common names are Biological Clock or Biological Rhythm. Chronobiology is an important factor governing our daily lives. So, is it given the...
What is phenotypic flexibility?
A full day workshop of topics related to nutritional genomics are presented with the goal of aproaching to a genetic understanding of how certain nutrients and bioactive components of foods affect the balance between health and disease by...