The application of biologically active components of food for the cancer diseases prevention excite a great interest of food and pharmaceutical industry. The broadening assortment of the functional food products creates a chance for introducing then in diet planning. The biologically active components of functional food can be widely applied as a element of cancer prevention. In the paper bioactive components of functional food, which may play an important role in decreasing of the risk of cancer diseases were described.
cancer diseases, functional food, biologically active components, food prevention