Maria Yago-Aragón
University of Barcelona
PhytoestrogensPregnancyInsulinIsoflavonesGlycemicSex hormone-binding globulinPhysiologyEndocrine systemHormoneMedicine
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Dietary phytoestrogens are bioactive compounds with estrogenic activity. With the growing popularity of plant-based diets, the intake of phytoestrogen-rich legumes (especially soy) and legume-derived foods has increased. Evidence from preclinical studies suggests these compounds may have an effect on hormones and health, although the results of human trials are unclear. The effects of dietary phytoestrogens depend on the exposure (phytoestrogen type, matrix, concentration, and bioavailability), ...
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