Soyboy: Japanese Researchers Use Soybean Compound to Turn Male Fish Into Females

A team of researchers in Japan has succeeded in using a compound found in soybeans similar in effect to female hormones to turn male catfish into females. “The team, from Kindai University’s Aquaculture Research Institute and based at the institute’s Shingu Station in Shingu, Wakayama Prefecture, used isoflavone — a compound found in soybeans similar … Continue reading Soyboy: Japanese Researchers Use Soybean Compound to Turn Male Fish Into Females