What regulates placental steroidogenesis in 90-day pregnant ewes?

@article{Weems2007WhatRP,
  title={What regulates placental steroidogenesis in 90-day pregnant ewes?},
  author={Yoshie S Weems and Laurie Kim and Vicki Tsuda and Chaoquan Yin and Charles W Weems},
  journal={Prostaglandins & other lipid mediators},
  year={2007},
  volume={84 1-2},
  pages={54-65}
}
By day-90, the placenta secretes half of the circulating progesterone and 85% of the circulating estradiol-17beta [Weems YS, Vincent D, Tanaka Y, et al. Effects of prostaglandin F(2alpha) on sources of progesterone and pregnancy in intact, ovariectomized, and hysterectomized 90-100 day pregnant ewes. Prostaglandins 1992;43:203-22; Weems YS, Vincent DL, Nusser K, et al. Effects of prostaglandin F(2alpha) (PGF(2alpha)) on secretion of estradiol-17beta and cortisol in 90-100 day hysterectomized… CONTINUE READING