Estrogen and progesterone binding sites in renal cell carcinoma.

@article{Orovan1989EstrogenAP,
  title={Estrogen and progesterone binding sites in renal cell carcinoma.},
  author={William Lennox Orovan and Eric D. Ryan},
  journal={Urology},
  year={1989},
  volume={34 1},
  pages={65-7}
}
Twenty-five renal cell carcinomas were assayed for estrogen and progesterone receptor levels. Estrogen specific binding was present in only 4 patients (16%) and progesterone specific binding in 7 patients (28%). In all cases these receptors were present in very low titers, less than 10 fm/mg. We believe that earlier reports citing significant estrogen and… CONTINUE READING