Effect of Soybean on Bone Health of Male and Female Albino Rats

Serag El Din, O. S; ; Abd El Fattah, N. ; dr/Nehal abd elfaatah ; Batta, H. Abd El Azim 


Litanies of health benefits are frequently attributed to soy but it's also considered as endocrine disruptors, indicating that it has the potential to cause adverse health effects as well. Consequently the present study investigated whether consumption of soybean has health benefits or adverse effects on bone health. Each sex was randomly divided into 4 groups, control group fed on the basal diet (AIN93 G),and three treated groups given 30, 60 and 90 g cooked soybeans/70 kg human body weight (b.w.) for three months . Female and Male rats showed that soybean increased serum parathyroid hormone (PTH) and decreased calcium (Ca) level in bone and serum. In the present study found that soybean have adverse effects on bone of male and female [Serag El Din, O. S; Batta, H. Abd El Azim; Abd El Fattah, N.Effect of Soybean on Bone Health of Male and Female Albino Rats.

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Keywords Soybean, bone PTH, Ca, rats.
Issue Date 2011
Journal Journal of American Science 7(7): 319-324 
URI http://research.asu.edu.eg/handle/123456789/1345
ISSN 1545-1003

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