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coumestan

Known as: Benzofurocoumarin 
An estrogen-like substance (phytoestrogen) made by some plants. Coumestans may have anticancer effects.
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2012
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2012
Emerging studies indicate that metabolism of arachidonic acid through the 5-lipoxygenase (5-Lox) pathway plays a critical role in… 
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2011
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2011
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2010
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2010
  • Y. Ryu, J. Kim, W. Lee
  • Bioorganic & medicinal chemistry letters
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 9041448
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Abstract: Phytoestrogens may play a role in hormone-related diseases such as cancer, but epidemiological and clinical data are… 
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
[reaction: see text] The iodocyclization of acetoxy-containing 2-(1-alkynyl)anisoles and subsequent direct palladium-catalyzed… 
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2004
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2004
Review
1996
Review
1996
Plant compounds with estrogenic activity may play a role in cancer prevention, moderation of menopausal symptoms, and other…