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The onset of vernalization, or dormancy, is triggered by a plant hormone, then fruit-bearing vines, trees and canes begin to rest.
The idea that plant hormones—such as genistein, the primary phytoestrogen in soy—can interfere with mammalian development is not new.
That cantaloupe is sensitive to ethylene, a gas that acts as a plant hormone to regulate growth and development.
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