Androgen transport and receptor mechanisms in testis and epididymis

V. Hansson, O. Trygstad, F. S. French, W. S. McLean, A. A. Smith, D. J. Tindall, S. C. Weddington, P. Petrusz, S. N. Nayfeh, E. M. Ritzén

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Abstract

To influence spermatogenesis and sperm maturation, androgen has to be transported from the Leydig cells to the germinal epithelium and epididymis. This article describes extracellular transport and intracellular receptor mechanisms for androgen.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)387-391
Number of pages5
JournalNature
Volume250
Issue number5465
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StatePublished - Dec 1 1974

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    Hansson, V., Trygstad, O., French, F. S., McLean, W. S., Smith, A. A., Tindall, D. J., Weddington, S. C., Petrusz, P., Nayfeh, S. N., & Ritzén, E. M. (1974). Androgen transport and receptor mechanisms in testis and epididymis. Nature, 250(5465), 387-391. https://doi.org/10.1038/250387a0