Browse by Subject "ovary"
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(2013-08-22)Reproductive senescence or menopause in women occurs when a female’s reproductive capability is terminated naturally by aging of the body or terminated abnormally because of factors such as exposure to environmental ...
Identifying the mechanism critical for proliferation, apoptosis, and cell-cell interaction in the development of mouse adrenals and gonads (2011-01-21)Adrenal, testis, and ovary are steroidogenic organs derived from a common primordium that consists of Steroidogenic factor 1 (SF1)-positive precursor cells. SF1 not only defines the steroidogenic lineages in these organs, ...
(2012-02-01)1,1,1-trichloro-2,2-bis(4-methoxyphenyl)ethane (methoxychlor; MXC) is an organochlorine pesticide used against pests and insects that attack crops, gardens, vegetables, pets, and livestock. MXC targets the ovary and its ...
(2015-01-21)Di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) is a plasticizer that is often found in polyvinyl chloride products such as shower curtains, swimming pool liners, rain coats, car upholstery, wire sheathing, baby toys, garden hoses, ...
(2012-09-18)The persistent environmental contaminant, 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD) is a potent ovarian toxicant. These studies were designed to characterize the actions of TCDD on steroidogenesis, growth, and atresia ...