Function of sexual glands and mechanism of sex differentiation.

@article{Cummings2004FunctionOS,
  title={Function of sexual glands and mechanism of sex differentiation.},
  author={Audrey M Cummings and Robert J. Kavlock},
  journal={The Journal of toxicological sciences},
  year={2004},
  volume={29 3},
  pages={167-78}
}
Prior to any investigation of toxicant effects on sexual development it is necessary to have a complete understanding of the relevant physiology of reproductive development. Beginning at conception, development of males and females diverge to form the respective reproductive systems. From the prenatal period to the interval following puberty, radical changes take place in the hypothalamo-pituitary-gonadal axis of males and females. The complexity of each of these systems and their development… CONTINUE READING
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