The effect of sex steroids on the in vitro synthesis of DNA by malignant ovarian tumours.

  • Dina Darwish
  • Published 1978 in British journal of obstetrics and gynaecology


The deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) synthesis of 12 ovarian tumours was studied by means of short term organ tissue culture, exposure to tritiated thymidine and subsequent autoradiography and visual grain counting. The DNA synthesis in each tumour was studied before and after exposure to 12 separate hormone combinations. It was found that any combination of 17… (More)


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