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Endocrine Modulators
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Phytoestrogens

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Whitten PL, Lewis C, Naftolin F (1993) A phytoestrogen induces the premature anovulatory syndrome in lactationally exposed female rats. Biol Reprod 49:1117-1121 Whitten PL, Russell E, Naftolin F (1992) Effects of a normal, human-concentration, phytoestrogen diet on rat uterine growth. Steroids 57:98-106


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