Estrogens, Synthetic

Known as: synthetic estrogen, analogs estrogens, estrogen analog 
Compounds obtained by chemical synthesis which possess estrogenic activity, but differ in structure from naturally occurring estrogens.
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Municipal wastewaters are a complex mixture containing estrogens and estrogen mimics that are known to affect the reproductive… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The synthetic estrogen diethylstilbestrol (DES) is a potent perinatal endocrine disruptor. In humans and experimental animals… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Understanding structural requirements for a chemical to exhibit estrogen receptor (ER) binding has been important in various… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Many chemicals in surface waters and sediments have recently been discovered to have estrogenic/antiestrogenic activity. Among… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In combination with androgens, estrogens can induce aberrant growth and malignancy of the prostate gland. Estrogen action is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Gonadal intersex and high prevalences of the female phenotype have been observed in fish populations in urbanized areas… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We have utilized a validated (standardized) estrogen receptor (ER) competitive-binding assay to determine the ER affinity for a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Natural and synthetic steroid estrogens have been detected in sewage treatment work effluents discharged into rivers. An… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Mice deficient for the Abdominal B (AbdB) Hox gene Hoxa-10 exhibit reduced fertility due to defects in implantation. During the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
A wide range of chemicals with diverse structures derived from plant and environmental origins are reported to have hormonal… (More)
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