A New Book about the World-Leading Immune Modulator!

Clinician’s Guide to AHCC®

Evidence-Based Nutritional Immunotherapy

Introduction: Regulations on Functional Foods and Utilization in Clinical Practices (Satoshi Ohno), 3 – Integrative Medicine and Functional Food (Toshinori Ito), 9

PART 1 Profile Summary of AHCC

  • Chapter 1. Manufacturing Process (NoriakiFujii, Shotaro Kudo), 21
  • Chapter 2. Composition (Kenji Sato, Maki Kashimoto), 24
  • Chapter 3. Safety Assessment (Thomas Walshe, Hiroshi Nishioka), 34 – Conventional and Water-Soluble AHCC Formulations (Juan Torrado), 39

PART 2 Basic & Clinical Studies on AHCC

  • Chapter 4. Immune Modulation – Nutrition and the Immune Response (Philip C. Calder), 43 – Immune Modulatory Function (Chantal Matar, Emilie Graham), 54 – Spaceflight Models and AHCC (Gerald Sonnenfeld), 67
  • Chapter 5. Cancer – Cancer Treatment and Functional Food (Satoshi Ohno, Toshinori Ito)69 – Effect of AHCC in Women Receiving Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer: The Present and Near Future (Sho Hangai, Satoru Iwase), 82 – Pancreatic Cancer Chemotherapy and AHCC (Significance as Supportive Care) (Hiroaki Yanagimoto), 88
  • Chapter 6. Infectious Disease – Prevention of Infectious Disease by Food (Anil D. Kulkarni), 98 – Protective Effects of AHCC Against Epidemic Diseases (Shigeru Abe, Shigeru Nagakawa, Kazumi Hayama), 103 – An Antisense Transcript-Mediated Mechanism Is Involved in the AHCC-Mediated Suppression of Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase Expression (Mikio Nishizawa), 109 – Interferon Antisense RNA and AHCC (Tominori Kimura), 116 – Pulmonary Non-Tuberculous Mycobacteriosis (Masaki Fujita, Kentaro Wakamatsu), 120 – HPV and Cervical Cancer (Judith A. Smith), 123 – Wound Infection Models and AHCC (Gerald Sonnenfeld), 128
  • Chapter 7. Anti-inflammatory Effect – Anti-inflammatory Foods (Anil D. Kulkarni), 130 – Anti-inflammatory Effects of AHCC (Mikio Nishizawa), 134
  • Chapter 8. Drug Interactions – Drug-Nutrient Interaction (Anil D. Kulkarni), 144 – Drug Interactions with AHCC (Judith A. Smith), 149 – Comprehensive Analysis of Liver Metabolism Enzyme Gene (Koji Wakame), 157
  • Chapter 9. Application in Disease Prevention – The Role of Food in Regulating Host Biology (Philip C. Calder), 164 – Prevention of Cancer and Malformation by AHCC and Dietary Compounds (Taisei Nomura), 172 – AHCC Effects on Psychoneuroimmunological Parameters; Autonomic Nervous Balance, Mood and Immunity (Tatsuya Hisajima), 184 – Effect of AHCC on Gastrointestinal Dysfunction (Fermín Sánchez de Medina, Olga Martínez-Augustin), 196 – AHCC and Anti-aging (Tetsuya Okuyama), 206
  • PART 3 Case Reports and Unpublished Studies
  • Chapter 10. Cancer – Case Report #1 (Yusai Kawaguchi), 213 – Case A: Stomach Cancer, 213 – Case B: Stomach Cancer, 216 – Case C: Bile Duct Cancer, 219 – Case D: Stomach Cancer, 222 – Case E: Stomach Cancer, 224 – Case Report #2 (Norbert Szalus), 228 – Case A: Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura, 228 – Case B: Disseminated Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs), 229 – Case C: Spindle Cell Sarcoma, 232 – Case D: Asthma, 234 – Case Report #3 (Edwin A. Bien), 236 – Case A: Rectal Carcinoma, 237 – Case B: Lymph Node Malignancy, 238 – Case C: Pancreatic Cancer, 239 – Case D: Metastatic Bone Cancer, 240 – Case E: Adenoid Carcinoma, 241 – Case F: Nasopharyngeal Cancer, 242 – Case G: Breast Cancer, 243 – Case H: Liver Cancer, 244 – Case Report #4 (Massimo Bonucci), 246 – Case A: Pancreatic Cancer and Liver Metastases, 249 – Case B: Pancreatic Cancer and Liver Metastases, 250 –
  • Chapter 11. Hepatitis: Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis B with AHCC Combination (AnuchitChutaputti), 253
  • Chapter 12. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis (Francisco J. Karkow), 267
  • Chapter 13. Pharmacoresistant Epilepsy: AHCC for the Treatment of Refractory Epilepsy in Children (Natalia Mikhailichenko, ViacheslavKulagin), 270
  • Chapter 14. Sjögren’s Syndrome (Francisco J. Karkow), 273
  • Chapter 15. Chronic Respiratory Disease: Effects of Alternative Therapy with Fungal Medication at End Stage of Chronic Respiratory Disease (Takayuki Yoshizawa, AkitakaYoshizawa), 277

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