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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Trophic Effect of Luteinizing Hormone on the Rat Leydig Cell.|
|Author||Ewing., L. L. ;|
|CORP Author||Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, MD. School of Hygiene and Public Health.;Health Effects Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC.|
|Additional Subjects||Testosterone ; Rats ; Laboratory animals ; Cytochromes ; Mitochondria ; Reprints ; LH ; Leydig cells ; Western blotting ; Endoplasmic reticulum ; Structure-activity relationship|
Little is known about the factors controlling Leydig cell growth and differentiation. However, unique correlations exist between specific testicular compartments and the testosterone-secreting capacity of the testes. Selected experimental findings from three common laboratory animals--the rat, the hamster, and the guinea pig--are discussed.