Estrogen in the limbic system.

Abstract

Estrogens are a group of steroid hormones that function as the primary female sex hormone. Estrogens not only have an important role in the regulation of the estrous or menstrual cycle but also control, for example, bone formation, the cardiovascular system, and cognitive functions. Estradiol (E2), the main representative of the group, is highly lipophylic… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S0083-6729(10)82017-5

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@article{Horst2010EstrogenIT, title={Estrogen in the limbic system.}, author={Gert J. ter Horst}, journal={Vitamins and hormones}, year={2010}, volume={82}, pages={319-38} }