Effects of sex hormones on production of prostaglandin E2 by human peripheral monocytes.

@article{Miyagi1993EffectsOS,
  title={Effects of sex hormones on production of prostaglandin E2 by human peripheral monocytes.},
  author={M Miyagi and Masayuki Morishita and Yoshihiro Iwamoto},
  journal={Journal of periodontology},
  year={1993},
  volume={64 11},
  pages={1075-8}
}
The effects of sex hormones on the vitro production of prostaglandin (PG) E2 by monocytes were investigated. Monocytes were obtained from heparinized peripheral blood of healthy adults and incubated for 24 hours with lipopolysaccharide (LPS) and sex hormones. After incubation, the medium was assayed for PGE2 by means of radioimmunoassay. PGE2 production by… CONTINUE READING