Neonatal goitrogen treatment increases adult testis size and sperm production in the mouse.

@article{Joyce1993NeonatalGT,
  title={Neonatal goitrogen treatment increases adult testis size and sperm production in the mouse.},
  author={Karen Joyce and Joseph Porcelli and Paul S. Cooke},
  journal={Journal of andrology},
  year={1993},
  volume={14 6},
  pages={448-55}
}
Male rats made hypothyroid during neonatal life show unprecedented increases in adult testis size and daily sperm production (DSP). To determine if this effect was unique to the rat or could also be demonstrated in other species, we examined the effects of neonatal treatment with the reversible goitrogen 6-propyl-2-thiouracil (PTU) on adult testis size and… CONTINUE READING