Anti-Apoptotic Mechanisms of Sertoli Cells against Ethanol Toxicity

@article{Eid2013AntiApoptoticMO,
  title={Anti-Apoptotic Mechanisms of Sertoli Cells against Ethanol Toxicity},
  author={N. Eid and Y. Ito and Y. Otsuki},
  journal={Journal of alcoholism and drug dependence},
  year={2013},
  volume={1},
  pages={1-2}
}
Testicular germ cells are highly susceptible to damage from a number of toxic chemicals in comparison to somatic cells because they have higher amount of polyunsaturated fatty acids that are vulnerable to oxidation by free radicals arising from phagocytic Sertoli cells. 
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