glucosinolates love

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  • noun Plural form of glucosinolate.

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  • The stockpiled defensive precursors in the cabbage family are called glucosinolates.

    On Food and Cooking, The Science and Lore of the Kitchen

  • The stockpiled defensive precursors in the cabbage family are called glucosinolates.

    On Food and Cooking, The Science and Lore of the Kitchen

  • The health benefits of these vegetables are largely attributed to phytochemicals called glucosinolates.

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  • The health benefits of these vegetables are largely attributed to phytochemicals called glucosinolates.

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  • Crucifers 'well known cancer-fighting properties are thought to result from their high levels of active phytochemicals called glucosinolates, which our bodies metabolize into powerful anti-carcinogens called isothiocyanates.

    The World's Healthiest Foods

  • The phytochemicals, natural plant chemicals called glucosinolates, may reduce cancer risk.

    The Marietta Times

  • Green vegetables -- particularly cruciferous vegetables like broccoli -- contain phytochemicals called glucosinolates that our bodies convert into bioactive substances called isothiocyanates.

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  • Bok choy contains compounds called glucosinolates that have been found to inhibit thyroid function in animals.

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  • Brussels sprouts 'stronger protective effects are thought to be due to the fact that this cruciferous vegetable contains 2-3 times the amount of phytonutrients called glucosinolates than are found in red cabbage.

    The World's Healthiest Foods

  • Crucifers 'well known cancer-fighting properties are thought to result from their high levels of active phytochemicals called glucosinolates, which our bodies metabolize into powerful anti-carcinogens called isothiocyanates.

    The World's Healthiest Foods

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