LEE JANE LU

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sex and long-term soy diets affect the metabolism and excretion of soy isoflavones in humans
    L J Lu
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555 1110, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 68:1500S-1504S. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Increased urinary excretion of 2-hydroxyestrone but not 16alpha-hydroxyestrone in premenopausal women during a soya diet containing isoflavones
    L J Lu
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555 1110, USA
    Cancer Res 60:1299-305. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Decreased ovarian hormones during a soya diet: implications for breast cancer prevention
    L J Lu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555, USA
    Cancer Res 60:4112-21. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of an isoflavone-free soy diet on ovarian hormones in premenopausal women
    L J Lu
    Departments of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:3045-52. 2001
  5. pmc Lean body mass, not estrogen or progesterone, predicts peak bone mineral density in premenopausal women
    Lee Jane W Lu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1109, USA
    J Nutr 139:250-6. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Altered kinetics and extent of urinary daidzein and genistein excretion in women during chronic soya exposure
    L J Lu
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555 1110, USA
    Nutr Cancer 26:289-302. 1996
  7. ncbi request reprint Phytoestrogens and healthy aging: gaps in knowledge. A workshop report
    L J Lu
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555-1109, USA
    Menopause 8:157-70. 2001

Research Grants

  1. Mammographic Density and Soy Isoflavones
    Lee Jane W Lu; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Sex and long-term soy diets affect the metabolism and excretion of soy isoflavones in humans
    L J Lu
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555 1110, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 68:1500S-1504S. 1998
    ..The excretion half-life shortened progressively in women but lengthened progressively in men over the study period. Thus, isoflavone metabolism and disposition were affected by the duration of soy ingestion and by sex...
  2. ncbi request reprint Increased urinary excretion of 2-hydroxyestrone but not 16alpha-hydroxyestrone in premenopausal women during a soya diet containing isoflavones
    L J Lu
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555 1110, USA
    Cancer Res 60:1299-305. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Decreased ovarian hormones during a soya diet: implications for breast cancer prevention
    L J Lu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555, USA
    Cancer Res 60:4112-21. 2000
    ..Our results may explain decreased ovarian hormone levels and decreased risk of breast cancer in populations consuming soya diets and have implications for reducing breast cancer risk by dietary intervention...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of an isoflavone-free soy diet on ovarian hormones in premenopausal women
    L J Lu
    Departments of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:3045-52. 2001
    ....
  5. pmc Lean body mass, not estrogen or progesterone, predicts peak bone mineral density in premenopausal women
    Lee Jane W Lu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1109, USA
    J Nutr 139:250-6. 2009
    ..It remains to be determined whether efforts to increase lean body mass in premenopausal women with normal levels of endogenous estrogen may be an effective preventive strategy to preserve bone health...
  6. ncbi request reprint Altered kinetics and extent of urinary daidzein and genistein excretion in women during chronic soya exposure
    L J Lu
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555 1110, USA
    Nutr Cancer 26:289-302. 1996
    ..Increased production of the longer- and stronger-acting estrogenic equol in some women during chronic soymilk ingestion may alter the estrogenic potency of dietary soya isoflavones...
  7. ncbi request reprint Phytoestrogens and healthy aging: gaps in knowledge. A workshop report
    L J Lu
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555-1109, USA
    Menopause 8:157-70. 2001
    ....

Research Grants8

  1. Mammographic Density and Soy Isoflavones
    Lee Jane W Lu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The study may lead to a novel, non-invasive and economical approach to breast cancer prevention. ..