Skip to search formSkip to main content
You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly.

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.
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The American Cancer Society (ACS) publishes Nutrition and Physical Activity Guidelines to serve as a foundation for its… Expand
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
  • table 5
Is this relevant?
Review
2002
Review
2002
Evidence is emerging that dietary phytoestrogens play a beneficial role in obesity and diabetes. Nutritional intervention studies… Expand
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
Is this relevant?
Review
2002
Review
2002
"Bioactive compounds" are extranutritional constituents that typically occur in small quantities in foods. They are being… Expand
Is this relevant?
Review
2000
Review
2000
Resveratrol (3, 4', 5 trihydroxystilbene) is a naturally occuring phytoalexin produced by some spermatophytes, such as grapevines… Expand
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The rat, mouse and human estrogen receptor (ER) exists as two subtypes, ER alpha and ER beta, which differ in the C-terminal… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The rat, mouse and human estrogen receptor (ER) exists as two subtypes, ERα and ERβ, which differ in the C-terminal ligand… Expand
Is this relevant?
Review
1998
Review
1998
The importance of estrogens in homeostatic regulation of many cellular and biochemical events is well illustrated by the… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 4
  • figure 3
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Review
1997
Review
1997
Broadly defined, phytoestrogens include isoflavones, coumestans, and lignans. A number of these compounds have been identified in… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Isoflavonoid phytoestrogens and lignans in plants are known to be constituents of animal and human food and recently they have… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The interactions of phytoestrogens with estrogen receptors were studied in the human breast cancer cell line, MCF-7. The… Expand
Is this relevant?