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Structure of interstitial cell of Leydig

Known as: Leydig Cell, cell leydig, Interstitial cell of Leydig 
Steroid-producing cells in the interstitial tissue of the TESTIS. They are under the regulation of PITUITARY HORMONES; LUTEINIZING HORMONE; or… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Adult Leydig cells (ALCs) are the steroidogenic cells in the testes that produce testosterone. ALCs develop postnatally from a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Zearalenone (ZEA) is a nonsteroidal estrogenic mycotoxin found in several food commodities worldwide. ZEA causes reproductive… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
ABSTRACT Insulin-like factor 3 (INSL3) is a small peptide hormone made and secreted uniquely by mature Leydig cells in the testes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Fetal exposure of male rats to di(n-butyl) phthalate (DBP) induces reproductive disorders similar to those in human… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Leydig cells (LCs) are thought to differentiate from spindle-shaped precursor cells that exhibit some aspects of differentiated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Previous studies have shown that testosterone production by the Leydig cells of aged Brown Norway rats is reduced from the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Hormone-induced steroid biosynthesis begins with the transfer of cholesterol from intracellular stores into mitochondria… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Cryptorchidism is a common reproductive abnormality, possibly resulting from abnormal hormone production/action by the fetal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Historical data are presented for neoplasms and related proliferative lesions from 1,170 Sprague-Dawley rats that served as… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The ability of methyl-deficient, amino acid-defined diets to produce liver tumors was studied in rats treated both with and… Expand
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