Predicate: chemoprevent

Roleset id: chemoprevent.01 , preventing or delaying the development of cancer, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

chemoprevent.01: CHEMOPREVENTION-N NOTES: Relation to verb-prevent.01. (from chemoprevention.01-n) CHEMOPREVENTATIVE-J NOTES: Automatically added alias. CHEMOPREVENT-V NOTES: Automatically added alias.


chemoprevent (v.)
chemoprevention (n.)
chemopreventative (j.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent (vnrole: 67-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: theme, specific cancer whose development is being prevented (vnrole: 67-theme)
        Arg2-PPT: secondary predication; thing prevented (e.g. from metastasizing) (vnrole: 67-theme)
        Arg3-MNR: instrument (drugs, treatments, etc.)

Example: chemoprevent-v

        In GTC-treated TRAMP mice [in which]-2 [tumor progression]-1 was chemoprevented *-1 *-2, CLU mRNA and protein progressively accumulated in the prostate gland.

        Rel: chemoprevented
        Arg1: *-1
        Argm-loc: *-2

Example: chemoprevention-n

        Considerable evidence supports the effectiveness of aspirin for chemoprevention of colorectal cancer

        Rel: chemoprevention
        Arg1: of colorectal cancer

Example: chemopreventative-j

        ...selenium supplementation is chemopreventative for reducing cancer risks.

        Arg0: selenium supplementation
        Rel: chemopreventative
        Arg3: for reducing cancer risks