Soybean

Eat walnuts, soybean to prevent risk for diabetes!

A new study has revealed that one should start eating more of unsaturated fats like walnuts and soybean instead of dietary carbohydrate as they can lowers blood sugar level and improve in the prevention and management of type-2 diabetes.

Jul 20, 2016, 21:07 PM IST

Soy-rich diet can prevent weak bones in menopausal women

Soybean foods contain chemicals known as isoflavones that are similar in structure to oestrogen and so could theoretically protect women against osteoporosis by mimicking the action of oestrogen.

Nov 02, 2015, 13:29 PM IST

Soy foods help reduce breast cancer recurrence

Overturning prevalent suggestions that breast cancer patients should not eat soy foods, new research has found that long-term consumption of these foods actually reduces the risk of the disease recurring.

Apr 20, 2015, 11:37 AM IST

Salt tolerance gene in soybean identified

Researchers have identified a gene that could enable soybean increase its tolerance of soil salinity.

Jan 10, 2015, 16:48 PM IST

Drought in US Corn Belt; food supply in jeopardy

The US government has slashed estimates for global food supply after a drought withered corn and soybean crops in mid-west part of the country.

Aug 11, 2012, 15:00 PM IST

Vitamin E in diet `guards against many cancers`

Two forms of vitamin E – gamma and delta-tocopherols – do prevent colon, lung, breast and prostate cancers, according to a new study.

Apr 24, 2012, 15:36 PM IST

Soy ‘ups radiation`s ability to destroy lung cancer cells’

Natural soy isoflavones can sensitize cancer cells to the effects of radiotherapy.

Apr 02, 2011, 17:12 PM IST

Soy ‘ups radiation`s ability to destroy lung cancer cells’

Natural soy isoflavones can sensitize cancer cells to the effects of radiotherapy.

Apr 02, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Soybean could create ‘green fuel from thin air in future’

Soybean could be fuel of the future, according to a new study.

Aug 06, 2010, 13:32 PM IST

Soyabean could boost bone health: Study

Soyabean has potential to substitute steroid hormone replacement therapy for postmenopausal women.

Jul 31, 2010, 17:26 PM IST

Soyabean could boost bone health: Study

Soyabean has potential to substitute steroid hormone replacement therapy for postmenopausal women.

Jul 31, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Power of genomics cracks soybean code

Scientists on Wednesday unveiled the genome of the soybean, saying it was an achievement that should deepen understanding of one of the world`s most important crops, help to boost yields and defend the plant against pests.

Jan 14, 2010, 09:40 AM IST

Soybean compounds could prevent heart disease, cancer

Soybeans contain high levels of several health-beneficial compounds including tocopherols which have antioxidant properties and can be used in the treatment or prevention of heart disease and cancer.

Sep 30, 2009, 11:32 AM IST

Soybean compounds could prevent heart disease, cancer

Soybeans contain high levels of several health-beneficial compounds including tocopherols which have antioxidant properties and can be used in the treatment or prevention of heart disease and cancer.

Sep 30, 2009, 00:00 AM IST

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