The role of the estrogen receptor in diethylstilbestrol toxicity.

@article{Korach1985TheRO,
  title={The role of the estrogen receptor in diethylstilbestrol toxicity.},
  author={Kenneth S. Korach and J A McLachlan},
  journal={Archives of toxicology. Supplement. = Archiv fur Toxikologie. Supplement},
  year={1985},
  volume={8},
  pages={33-42}
}
The site and specificity of the tissue response to a toxicant are of central importance; it is in this area of diethylstilbestrol (DES) toxicity that the estrogen receptor would appear to play its primary role. Compilation of the various sites of DES toxicity in humans and experimental animals indicates that lesions appear predominantly in estrogen… CONTINUE READING