Calculated Mean Content Values

Units Average Min Max Standard Deviation
mg/100 g FW 0.09 4.81e-03 0.40 0.13
mol/100 g 2.33e-07 1.32e-08 1.09e-06 3.62e-07

Values calculated by aggregating data from 8 different samples from 4 unique publications.

Aglycone Mean Content Values

Aglycone Units Average Min Max Standard Deviation
Secoisolariciresinol mg/100 g FW 0.09 4.81e-03 0.40 0.13
mol/100 g 2.33e-07 1.32e-08 1.09e-06 3.62e-07

Original Content Values Used to Produce Means

Milder I.E.J., Arts I.C.W., Van de Putte B., Venema D.P., Hollman P.C.H. (2005) Lignan contents of Dutch plant foods: a database including lariciresinol, pinoresinol, secoisolariciresinol and matairesinol. British Journal of Nutrition 93:393-402 PubMed (15877880)
Original Content Value Original Food Description Commercial Origin # of Samples Analyzed
0.40 mg/100 g FW Plum (Prunus domestica L.) yes 3
Kuhnle G.G.C., Dell'Aquila C., Aspinall S.M., Runswick S.A., Joosen A.M.C.P., Mulligan A.A., Bingham S.A. (2009) Phytoestrogen content of fruits and vegetables commonly consumed in the UK based on LC-MS and 13C-labelled standards. Food Chemistry 116:542-54
Original Content Value Original Food Description Commercial Origin # of Samples Analyzed
6.00e-03 mg/100 g FW Plum, red no 5
0.02 mg/100 g FW Plum, Victoria, fresh no 5
0.06 mg/100 g FW Plum, yellow no 5
0.10 mg/100 g FW Greengage no 5
Penalvo J.L., Adlercreutz H., Uehara M., Ristimaki A., Watanabe S. (2008) Lignan content of selected foods from Japan. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 56:401-09 PubMed (18163563)
Original Content Value Original Food Description Commercial Origin # of Samples Analyzed
0.01 mg/100 g FW Plum, japanese, peeled, raw no 1
Kuhnle G.G.C., Dell'Aquila C., Aspinall S.M., Low Y.-L., Kussmaul M., Bingham S.A. (2007) Extraction and quantification of phytoestrogens in foods using automated solid-phase extraction and LC/MS/MS. Analytical Chemistry 79:9234-9239 PubMed (17975893)
Original Content Value Original Food Description Commercial Origin # of Samples Analyzed
0.07 mg/100 g FW Greengage, raw no 1
4.81e-03 mg/100 g FW Plums (red), raw no 1