Soybean Toxicity

"Goitrogenic and Estrogenic Activity of Soy Isoflavones"

Daniel R. Doerge, Daniel M. Sheehan, Biochem Pharmacol 54;10:1087-1096, 1997


Soy is known to produce estrogenic isoflavones. Here, we briefly review the evidence for binding of isoflavones to the estrogen receptor, in vivo estrogenicity and developmental toxicity, and estrogen developmental carcinogenesis in rats.  Read the article....