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Inhibition of Breast Cancer by Soybean Isoflavones (1987)

Title:

Inhibition of Breast Cancer by Soybean Isoflavones

Key words:

Soybean isoflavones

Research Institution:

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Location:

Alabama

Researcher:

Stephen Barnes

Project Description:

Dr. Barnes explored the possibility that breast cancer is much less common in Asia because a substance found in soybeans may inhibit the development of breast cancer by interfering with the effect of estrogen on the growth of certain tumors.

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