Soy phytochemicals decrease nonsmall cell lung cancer growth in female athymic mice.


This study investigated the effects of a phytoestrogen-containing standardized soy extract (SSE) on the growth of nonsmall cell lung cancer (NSCLC; A549) xenografts in female athymic mice. Tumor-bearing mice received either sterile water or SSE [50 or 100 mg/(kg x d), per os], 5 d/wk, until the mean tumor weight in each group was at least 900 mg. Treatment… (More)


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