Soy Neurotoxicity?

BilZ0r BilZ0r at TAKETHISOUThotmail.com
Fri Aug 8 23:12:41 EST 2003


 
>> Laughing dementedly? ;)
> 
> 
> Maybe.  Depends on the dose.
> 
> Genestein and diadzin, the main phytoestrogens in soy, are tyrosine
> kinase inhibitors.  This blocks protein synthesis, which is good when
> it is stopping tumor growth in low to moderate doses, and bad when it
> kill brain cells in the substantia nigra and hippocampus, with larger
> doses.
> 

I didn't know estrogen antagonists could do that...



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