• Biology
  • Published 2005

Content of Phytoestrogen in Legumes and Influence Factors

  title={Content of Phytoestrogen in Legumes and Influence Factors},
  author={Yunxia Shen},
The phytoestrogens exist in some legumes,clovers and alfalfa are especially a-bundant in phytoestrogens.Because phytoestrogens are structurally sim ilar to animal oestro-gen,they have oestrogenic and antioestrogenic biological function.In the animal,certain phytoestrogens may improve animal growth performance and immunity.However if the ani-mal graze overfull pasture rich in phytoestrogens,they would affect the reproductive system of the animals,rum inants would be particularly in the risk… CONTINUE READING