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Effect of Soy Isoflavones on Sensitive Human Populations (Infants and geriatrics)

Investigators
Doerge, Daniel
Institutions
DHHS/FDA - National Center for Toxicological Research
Objective
To study the effects of soy infant formula on neonatal hormones and sexual development.
More information
FY 2000 Accomplishments: Not Applicable.

FY 2001 Plans:

  1. Write protocol for epidemiological investigation of the effects of soy infant formula on neonatal hormones and sexual development.
  2. Use previously developed automated LC/MS methods for analysis of soy isoflavones in human fluids as part of a cancer isoflavone chemoprevention study and to determine possible beneficial or detrimental effects in geriatric patients.
Funding Source
Nat'l. Center For Toxicological Research
Project number
X90023
Categories
Sanitation and Quality Standards
Prevention and Control
Bacterial Pathogens