This study evaluated the protective effects of soy compounds (isoflavones) against osteoporosis. Mice were administered either 17beta-estradiol, which is a hormone commonly used in the treatment of osteoporosis, or soy isoflavones. The results suggested that soy isoflavones effectively mitigated osteoporosis. Further details can be found in the study.
Dae Won Kim, Ki-Yeon Yoo, Yoon-Bok Lee, Keun-Ha Lee, Heon-Soo Sohn, Sung-Joon Lee, Kyung-Hwan Cho, Yong Kook Shin, In Koo Hwang, Moo-Ho Won, Dong-Woo Kim