Fetal programming by androgen excess in rats affects ovarian fuel sensors and steroidogenesis

@article{Abruzzese2019FetalPB,
  title={Fetal programming by androgen excess in rats affects ovarian fuel sensors and steroidogenesis},
  author={G. A. Abruzzese and M. F. Heber and Fiorella Campo Verde Arbocc{\'o} and S. R. Ferreira and A. Motta},
  journal={Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease},
  year={2019},
  volume={10},
  pages={645 - 658}
}
Abstract Fetal programming by androgen excess is hypothesized as one of the main factors contributing to the development of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). PCOS is more than a reproductive disorder, as women with PCOS also show metabolic and other endocrine alterations. Since both ovarian and reproductive functions depend on energy balance, the alterations in metabolism may be related to reproductive alterations. The present study aimed to evaluate the effect of androgen excess during… Expand
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