Tag: lignan

Lignan: A type of phytoestrogen found mainly in the woody or fibrous tissues of a variety of foods, including seeds, whole grain products, and some fruits and vegetables. Examples of lignans include secoisolariciresinol, matairesinol, pinoresinol, and lariciresinol.

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11/02/16
Enterolactone increases radiation-induced breast cancer cell death
11/27/11
Long term study finds lower breast cancer-specific death among women with high circulating enterolactone
11/04/11
High consumption of lignan-rich foods may improve survival after breast cancer
09/15/11
High lignan intake may improve survival among women with ER- breast cancer
02/27/11
Prediagnostic enterolactone levels linked to lower mortality among women with breast cancer

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