steroidogenic


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ste·roid·o·gen·e·sis

 (stĕ-roi′də-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs, stĕr′-, stîr′oi-)
n.
Production of steroids by living organisms.

ste·roid′o·gen′ic (-jĕn′ĭk) adj.

steroidogenic

(ˌstɛrɔɪdəˈdʒɛnɪk)
adj
of or pertaining to steroidogenesis
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2,3,9-17) In addition, they become less sensitive to LH, with fewer LH receptors per cell and impaired ability of LH to activate steroidogenic acute regulatory (StAR) protein-catalyzed transport of cholesterol from the outer mitochondrial membrane to the inner mitochondrial membrane, a rate-limiting step in testosterone synthesis.
In the present study, the steroidogenic acute regulatory protein (StAR) and 3-beta-hydroxy steroid dehydrogenase/delta-5-delta-4 isomerase (3P-HSD) expression in the ovary were significantly (p<0.
Including cholesterol side chain cleavage in all steroidogenic tissues Gene information was taken from the OMIM database, National Cancer Institute, USA (http://www.
C-344T is most widely studied and is of paramount importance owing to its regulatory activity in inducing the production of steroidogenic factor-1, the transcriptional regulatory protein (4).
The effect of perfluorododecanonic acid on endocrine status, sex hormones and expression of steroidogenic genes in pubertal female rats.
com/coconut-oil-alzheimers/ * Graciela E Hurtado de Catalfo, Maria J T de Alaniz, Carlos A Marra, Dietary lipids modify redox homeostasis and steroidogenic status in rat testis.
The importance of cofactors in the function of steroidogenic enzymes has become apparent during recent years.
That is, 2-400 mg/kg/day of gestation was found with significantly lower regulated steroidogenic acute regulatory protein, which is a nuclear transporter protein critical for steroid biosynthesis in steroid-producing organs such as testes, ovaries, and adrenal glands in fetal rats (Manna, Dyson, & Stocco, 2009).
Kolaviron prevents carbendaziminduced steroidogenic dysfunction and apoptosis in testes of rats.
60) This study also found an accumulation of cholesterol and ascorbic acid in the ovaries, suggestive of hypofunctioning of the steroidogenic activity of the ovary.
In case 3, we chose ketoconazole, which inhibits adrenal steroid production via the inhibition of multiple steroidogenic enzymes at the dose of 400 mg/daily or 800 mg/daily.
Gonadal estrogen profile and immunohistochemical localization of steroidogenic enzymes in the oyster and scallop during sexual maturation.