Phytoestrogens

Known as: Plant Estrogens, Plant Estrogen, Estrogens, Plant 
Compounds derived from plants, primarily ISOFLAVONES that mimic or modulate endogenous estrogens, usually by binding to ESTROGEN RECEPTORS.

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2008
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2008
BACKGROUND Exposure to endocrine disruptors (EDs), including some phthalates, phytoestrogens and phenols can be quantified using… (More)
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2004
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2004
A growing body of evidence concerning estrogen effects cannot be explained by the classic model of hormone action, which involves… (More)
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2004
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2004
Phytoestrogens exert pleiotropic effects on cellular signaling and show some beneficial effects on estrogen-dependent diseases… (More)
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2001
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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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2001
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2001
Many plants that are consumed contain phytoestrogens. Only a few published studies have examined the dietary intake of… (More)
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1998
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1998
The rat, mouse and human estrogen receptor (ER) exists as two subtypes, ER alpha and ER beta, which differ in the C-terminal… (More)
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1993
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1993
Isoflavonoid phytoestrogens and lignans in plants are known to be constituents of animal and human food and recently they have… (More)
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1991
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1991
Epidemiologic studies revealed low mortality in hormone-dependent cancer in Japanese women and men consuming a traditional diet… (More)
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1978
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1978
The interactions of phytoestrogens with estrogen receptors were studied in the human breast cancer cell line, MCF-7. The… (More)
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