progesterone biosynthetic process

Known as: progesterone anabolism, progesterone formation, progesterone biosynthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of progesterone, a steroid hormone produced in the ovary which prepares and maintains… (More)
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2011
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2011
Relapse of castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) that occurs after androgen deprivation therapy of primary prostate cancer… (More)
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2010
2010
Wingless-type mouse mammary tumor virus integration site family (WNT)/beta-catenin (CTNNB1) pathway components are expressed in… (More)
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2010
2010
In hypothalamic astrocytes obtained from adult female rats, estradiol rapidly increased free cytoplasmic calcium concentrations… (More)
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2007
2007
Calcitriol exerts a diverse range of biological actions including the control of growth and cell differentiation, modulation of… (More)
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2007
2007
The brain synthesizes steroids de novo, especially progesterone. Recently estradiol has been shown to stimulate progesterone… (More)
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2003
2003
As circulating estrogen levels rise on the afternoon of proestrus, they stimulate the hypothalamo-pituitary axis. This estrogen… (More)
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2003
2003
The brain is an established target for peripheral steroids, but also expresses steroidogenic enzymes and is capable of de novo… (More)
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2001
2001
The response of granulosa cells to luteinizing hormone (LH) and follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) is mediated mainly by cAMP… (More)
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2001
2001
The orphan nuclear receptor Nur77 (NR4A1) is a member of the nuclear receptor superfamily and plays an important role in the… (More)
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2000
2000
Growth differentiation factor-9 (GDF-9), an oocyte-secreted member of the transforming growth factor beta superfamily… (More)
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