"Phytoestrogens" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Compounds derived from plants, primarily ISOFLAVONES that mimic or modulate endogenous estrogens, usually by binding to ESTROGEN RECEPTORS.
- Plant Estrogen
- Estrogen, Plant
- Plant Estrogens
- Estrogens, Plant
- Phyto Estrogen
Estrogen-Like Plant Extracts
- Estrogen-Like Plant Extracts
- Estrogen Like Plant Extracts
- Extracts, Estrogen-Like Plant
- Plant Extracts, Estrogen-Like
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Phytoestrogens" by people in Profiles.
Legume, soy, tofu, and isoflavone intake and endometrial cancer risk in postmenopausal women in the multiethnic cohort study. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2012 Jan 04; 104(1):67-76.
Formononetin, an isoflavone, relaxes rat isolated aorta through endothelium-dependent and endothelium-independent pathways. J Nutr Biochem. 2010 Jul; 21(7):613-20.
Dietary lignan intakes and risk of breast cancer by tumor estrogen receptor status. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2006 Oct; 99(3):309-11.
I have a family history of prostate cancer. Can what I eat affect my chances of getting this disease? Health News. 2001 Jun; 7(6):10.