Endocrine Disruption

TEDX List of Potential Endocrine Disruptors

hesperetin

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CAS # 520-33-2

Alternative Name

5,7-dihydroxy-2-(3-hydroxy-4-methoxyphenyl)chroman-4-one

Categories*
Biogenic compound
Food additive
Medical/Veterinary/Research
Personal care product/Cosmetic ingredient

Evidence Supporting This Chemical as an Endocrine Disruptor

Rosenberg RS, Grass L, Jenkins DJ, Kendall CWC, Diamandis EP. 1998. Modulation of androgen and progesterone receptors by phytochemicals in breast cancer cell lines. Biochemical & Biophysical Research Communications 248(3):935-939.

*Category References

PUBCHEM. Hesperetin. [http://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/summary/summary.cgi?cid=72281&loc=ec_rcs]

Rosenberg RS, Grass L, Jenkins DJ, Kendall CWC, Diamandis EP. 1998. Modulation of androgen and progesterone receptors by phytochemicals in breast cancer cell lines. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 248(3):935-939, DOI: 10.1006/bbrc.1998.8977.

US National Library of Medicine. Haz-Map. [http://hazmap.nlm.nih.gov/index.php].

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