estrogen biosynthetic process

Known as: estrogen synthesis, estrogen biosynthesis, oestrogen biosynthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of estrogens, C18 steroid hormones that can stimulate the development of female sexual… (More)

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1950-2017
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The recent development of hormonal therapy that blocks estrogen synthesis represents a major advance in the treatment of estrogen… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
CONTEXT Use of aspirin and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) has been associated with a decrease in the risk of… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Estrogens have been described to induce synaptogenesis in principal neurons of the hippocampus and have been shown to be… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In the present study, the role of vitamin D in the regulation of estrogen synthesis in gonads was investigated. Vitamin D… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We have previously shown that androgens stimulate early stages of follicular development and that granulosal androgen receptor… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Aromatase, the enzyme system catalyzing estrogen biosynthesis, is found in stromal tissue in the breast. The increased expression… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Recent evidence indicates that 17beta-estradiol may have neuroprotective and neuroregenerative properties. Estradiol is formed… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
In the present report, we show that prostaglandin (PG) E2 is the most potent factor which stimulates aromatase expression via… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
C19 steroids are converted to estrogens in a number of tissues by a specific form of cytochrome P450, namely aromatase cytochrome… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The structural gene encoding aromatase cytochrome P-450 (P-450AROM) was isolated from human genomic DNA. The gene spans at least… (More)
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