Equol enhances tamoxifen's anti-tumor activity by induction of caspase-mediated apoptosis in MCF-7 breast cancer cells
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Soy phytoestrogens, such as daidzein and its metabolite equol, have been proposed to be ...
Soy phytoestrogens, such as daidzein and its metabolite equol, have been proposed to be
responsible for the low breast cancer rate in Asian women. Since the majority of estrogen
receptor positive breast cancer patients are treated with tamoxifen, the basic objective of this
study is to determine whether equol enhances tamoxifen’s anti-tumor effect, and to identify
the molecular mechanisms involved.
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