estrogenic estrogenic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) relating to or caused by estrogen

Usage(s):

  1. Isoflavones are phytoestrogens, or plant estrogens, that weakly imitate the body's estrogen--sometimes they have an estrogenic effect, other times anti-estrogenic.
  2. Isoflavones are phytoestrogens, or plant estrogens, that weakly imitate the body's estrogen sometimes they have an estrogenic effect, other times anti-estrogenic.
  3. As nature has worked things out, a woman secretes a moderate amount of estrogenic hormones during the first ten or twelve days of her menstrual cycle.

News

  • Eastman, CertiChem trial to start this week

    A key debate about the safety of estrogenic activity (EA) in plastics is set to take place this week in the U.S. District Court at the Western District of Texas in Austin, TX. Court documents titled "Eastman Chemical Co. v. PlastiPure and CertiChem" verify the nature of the suit is "Trademark Infringement." Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  EA eastman chemical plastipure certichem ...
    on July 16, 2013     Source: PlasticsToday.com

Quotes

  • As a result of their research, Pickering and Sumpter concluded that "deleterious impacts of estrogenic effluents on fish populations is one of the most important (questions) that still needs to be answered."
    on Aug 4, 2005 By: John Sumpter Source: Bassmaster

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