selenocompounds

selenocompounds

organic compounds containing selenium; found in plants and providing the medium by which selenium poisoning occurs via the ingestion of unpolluted plants.
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Selenocompounds in plants and animals and their biological significance.
Proposed criteria for assessing the efficacy of cancer reduction by plant foods enriched in carotenoids, glucosinolates, pholyphenols and selenocompounds.