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Title Phytoestrogens and health / editors, G. Sarwar Gilani, John J.B. Anderson
Published Champaign, Ill. : AOCS Press, [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 660 pages) : illustrations
Contents Brief Historical Overview of Isoflavone Research / Mark Messina -- Soy Isoflavones as Functional Ingredients in Women's Health / Clare M. Hasler and Susan Kundrat -- Isoflavone Supplements: Arguments For and Against Their Use / Mark Messina -- Industrial Processing and Preparation of Isoflavones / Eric T Gugger -- Food Sources and Composition of Phytoestrogens -- Human Dietary Sources of Phytoestrogens and Methods of Determination / Chung-Ja C. Jackson and H.P. Vasantha Rupasinghe -- Tables of Isoflavone, Coumestan, and Lignan Data / Chung-Ja C. Jackson and G. Sarwar Gilani -- Measurement Methodology of Phytoestrogens in Blood and Tissues -- Analysis of Phytoestrogens in Biological Samples by Mass Spectrometry / Jeevan K. Prasain, Chao-Cheng Wang, and Stephen Barnes -- Measurement Methodology for Phytoestrogens in Blood and Urine / Mariko Uehara -- Metabolism and Disposition of Genistein, the Principal Soy Isoflavone / Daniel R. Doerge, Richard H. Luecke, and John F Young -- Digestion, Absorption and Metabolism of Isoflavones / Roger A. King -- Cellular Mechanism of Action, Including Estrogen Receptors -- Cellular Mechanisms of Action Including Estrogen Receptors: ERa and / Sari Mdkeld and Jan-Ake Gustafsson -- Effects of Phytoestrogens on Bone Cells: Genomic and Nongenomic Mechanisms / Xiaowei Chen and John J.B. Anderson -- Cardiovascular Effects -- Epidemiology of Soy Isoflavones and Cardiovascular Disease / M.Z. Vitolins, M.S. Anthony, and G.L. Burke -- Soy/Isoflavones and Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease / Mary S. Anthony -- Soy Proteins, Isoflavones, Cardiovascular Risk Factors, and Chronic Disease / David J.A. Jenkins, Cyril WC. Kendall, and Augustine Marchie -- Lipoprotein Effects of Soybean Phytoestrogens / Sandra R. Teixeira and John W Erdman, Jr. -- Effects of Free (Aglycone) Phytoestrogens and Metabolites on Cardiovascular Functions and Cancer / Paul Nestel and Alan Husband -- Skeletal Effects -- Association Between Soy and/or Isoflavones and Bone: Evidence from Epidemiologic Studies / Mary S. Anthony, John J.B. Anderson, and D. Lee Alekel -- Skeletal Effects of Phytoestrogens in Humans: Bone Mineral Density and Bone Markers / John J.B. Anderson and D. Lee Alekel -- Skeletal Effects of Phytoestrogens: Rodent Models: Diet / Bahram H. Arjmandi and Brenda J. Smith -- Cancer -- Phytoestrogens and Cancer: Epidemiologic Evidence / Anna H. Wu -- Flaxseed Lignans: Health Benefits, Bioavailability, and Safety / Lilian U. Thompson and Wendy E. Ward -- Phytoestrogens, Estrogens and Risk of Colon Cancer / Maurice R. Bennink and Elizabeth A. Rondini -- Phytoestrogen Actions in the Breast and Uterus / Charles E. Wood, Stephen Barnes, and J. Mark Cline -- Induction of Apoptosis by Genistein: Potential Applications in Cancer Prevention and Treatment / Andreas I. Constantinou -- Renal Effects -- Phytoestrogens: Diabetic Nephropathy / Tammy J. Stephenson and James W Anderson / Premenopausal Hormone Effects -- Hormonal Effects of Phytoestrogens in Premenopausal Women / Alison M. Duncan, William R. Phipps, and Mindy S. Kurzer -- Postmenopausal, Potential Alternative to Traditional HRT -- Phytoestrogens: Effects on Menopausal Symptoms / Fabien S. Dalais -- Use of Soy Isoflavones as an Alternative to Traditional Hormone Replacement Therapy / Mara Z. Vitolins, Mary S. Anthony, and Gregory L. Burke -- Safety and Potential Toxicity -- Deleterious Effects of Genistein Follow Exposure During Critical Stages of Development / Retha R. Newbold, Wendy Jefferson, Elizabeth Padilla-Banks, and Bill Bullock -- Evaluation of Phytoestrogen Safety and Toxicity in Rodent Models That Include Developmental Exposure / Barry Delclos -- The Health Consequences of Soy Infant Formula, Soy Protein Isolate, and Isoflavones / Thomas M. Badger, Martin J.J. Ronis, Reza Hakkak, and Sohelia Korourian -- Public Health Implications of Dietary Phytoestrogens / Joel Rotstein, and G. Sarwar Gilani
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Phytoestrogens -- Health aspects.
Phytoestrogens -- Physiological effect.
Estrogens, Non-Steroidal -- pharmacology.
Estrogens, Non-Steroidal -- analysis.
Form Electronic book
Author Anderson, John J. B. (John Joseph Baxter), 1934-
Gilani, G. Sarwar.
ISBN 1439822190 (electronic bk.)
9781439822197 (electronic bk.)