Definition of "isothiocyanates" [isothiocyanates]

  • Plural form of isothiocyanate. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "isothiocyanates" in a sentence
  • "Cruciferous vegetables contain chemicals, called isothiocyanates, which may help kill cancer cells."
  • "Once consumed, glucosinolates are converted to active compounds called isothiocyanates and indoles, which have anti-cancer, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects."
  • "This green vegetable is an excellent source of potent anti-cancer phytochemicals called isothiocyanates"