Equol

Known as: Equol [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A non-steroidal ESTROGEN generated when soybean products are metabolized by certain bacteria in the intestines.

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1960-2018
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Gut bacterial modification of soy isoflavones produces metabolites that differ in biological activity from the parent compounds… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
7-Hydroxy-3-(4'-hydroxyphenyl)-chroman (S-equol) is a specific end-metabolite formed in the biotransformation of the dietary soy… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The discovery of equol in human urine more than 2 decades ago and the finding that it is bacterially derived from… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Equol is a metabolite produced in vivo from the soy phytoestrogen daidzein by the action of gut microflora. It is known to be… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Our previous case-control study revealed that the Japanese residents in Japan could be divided into those who are able… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Equol (7-hydroxy-3[4'hydroxyphenyl]-chroman) is the major metabolite of the phytoestrogen daidzein, one of the main isoflavones… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The human estrogen receptor (hER) exists as two subtypes, hER alpha and hER beta, that differ in the C-terminal ligand-binding… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The soy isoflavones, daidzein and genistein, and the lignans, matairesinol and secoisolariciresinol, are phytoestrogens… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Equol is an isoflavonoid phytoestrogen produced from the soy isoflavone daidzein by gut microflora. Not all humans produce equol… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Phyto-oestrogens are a group of naturally occurring chemicals derived from plants; they have a structure similar to… (More)
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