Progesterone

Known as: 17?-progesterone, 17alpha-Progesterone, (S)-Pregn-4-en-3,20-dione 
A synthetic form of the endogenous hormone progesterone. Progesterone binds to the progesterone receptor, resulting in dissociation of heat shock… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
OBJECTIVE Metformin has been used as a treatment option for polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) since 1994; however, more than a… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
A major issue in clinical endocrinology today is how to use hormones to achieve the health benefits that they clearly can provide… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Males and females differ in both parasite load and the strength of immune responses and these effects have been verified in… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Reproductive history is the strongest risk factor for breast cancer after age, genetics and breast density. Increased breast… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Previous randomized trials have shown that progesterone administration in women who previously delivered prematurely… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
STUDY OBJECTIVE Laboratory evidence indicates that progesterone has potent neuroprotective effects. We conducted a pilot clinical… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are a class of small noncoding RNAs that control gene expression by targeting mRNAs and triggering either… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Levels of endogenous hormones have been associated with the risk of breast cancer among postmenopausal women. Little… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
We have previously shown that the density of dendritic spines on hippocampal CA1 pyramidal cells is dependent on circulating… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The human progesterone receptor (hPR) cDNA, synthesized from T47D breast cancer cells, and the hPR gene 5'-flanking region were… (More)
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