Glycitein

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Glycitein
Glycitein.png
Glycitein molecule
Identifiers
CAS number 40957-83-3 YesY
PubChem 5317750
ChemSpider 4476508 N
ChEMBL CHEMBL513024 N
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Properties
Molecular formula C16H12O5
Molar mass 284.26 g/mol
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Glycitein is an O-methylated isoflavone which accounts for 5-10% of the total isoflavones in soy food products. Glycitein is a phytoestrogen with weak estrogenic activity, comparable to that of the other soy isoflavones.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Song TT, Hendrich S, Murphy PA (1999). "Estrogenic activity of glycitein, a soy isoflavone". J. Agric. Food Chem. 47 (4): 1607–1610. doi:10.1021/jf981054j. PMID 10564025.