Estrogen signaling through both membrane and nuclear receptors in the liver of fathead minnow.


Estradiol is a potent sex steroid hormone that controls reproduction and other cellular pathways in fish. It is known to regulate important proteins such as vitellogenin, the egg yolk precursor protein, and zona radiata proteins that form the eggshell for fish eggs. These proteins are made in the liver and transported out into the blood from where they are… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2017.07.019