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Structure of sertoli cell

Known as: Sertoli cells, Sertoli Cell, Sustentacular Cell of Testis 
Supporting cells projecting inward from the basement membrane of SEMINIFEROUS TUBULES. They surround and nourish the developing male germ cells and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Testis size and sperm production are directly correlated to the total number of adult Sertoli cells (SCs). Although the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Direct evidence for a role of endogenous retinoic acid (RA), the active metabolite of vitamin A in the initial differentiation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Sertoli cell junctional proteins (SCJP) (viz. adhesion, gap and tight junctions) are important for spermatogenesis and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
CONTEXT Puberty is associated with increased testicular testosterone (TT) synthesis, which is required to trigger spermatogenesis… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The predominant testicular gap junctional protein connexin43 (cx43) is located between neighboring Sertoli cells (SCs) and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
To examine the role of androgen receptor (AR) in Sertoli cells (SC), we used a SC-specific AR knockout (S-AR-/y) mouse to further… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Androgens control spermatogenesis, but germ cells themselves do not express a functional androgen receptor (AR). Androgen… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) production by testicular Sertoli cells is high before puberty and can be further induced by FSH. Our… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In this study, we explored the impact on both Sertoli cells and gonocytes of a single, relatively low dose of di-(2-ethylhexyl… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Androgens are essential for the maintenance of normal spermatogenesis in the rat. We assessed the sites, developmental pattern… Expand
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