The role of isoflavones in cancer chemoprevention.

@article{Sarkar2004TheRO,
  title={The role of isoflavones in cancer chemoprevention.},
  author={F. Sarkar and Yiwei Li},
  journal={Frontiers in bioscience : a journal and virtual library},
  year={2004},
  volume={9},
  pages={
          2714-24
        }
}
  • F. Sarkar, Yiwei Li
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine
  • Frontiers in bioscience : a journal and virtual library
Cancer is one of the major health problems around the world. However, it has been estimated that more than two-thirds of human cancers could be prevented by modification of lifestyle including dietary modification.The incidences of hormone-related cancers are much higher in Western countries compared to Asian countries. One of the major differences in diet between these populations is that the Asians consume a traditional diet high in isoflavones. Epidemiologic evidence together with data from… Expand
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