O-Desmethylangolensin

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O-Desmethylangolensin
Desmethylangolensin.svg
Names
IUPAC name
1-(2,4-Dihydroxyphenyl)-2-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-1-propanone
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ChEBI
ChemSpider
UNII
Properties
C15H14O4
Molar mass 258.27 g·mol−1
Hazards
GHS pictograms The corrosion pictogram in the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)The exclamation-mark pictogram in the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)The environment pictogram in the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)
GHS signal word Danger
H302, H318, H400, H410
P264, P270, P273, P280, P301+312, P305+351+338, P310, P330, P391, P501
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Infobox references

O-Desmethylangolensin (O-DMA) is a phytoestrogen. It is an intestinal bacterial metabolite of the soy phytoestrogen daidzein.[1] It produced in some people, deemed O-DMA producers, but not others.[1] O-DMA producers were associated with 69% greater mammographic density and 6% bone density.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c Frankenfeld, C. L. (2011). "O-Desmethylangolensin: The Importance of Equol's Lesser Known Cousin to Human Health". Advances in Nutrition. 2 (4): 317. doi:10.3945/an.111.000539. PMC 3125681Freely accessible.