How estrogen regulates gene expression
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How estrogen regulates gene expression

Estrogens are a group of hormones that are essential for normal female sexual development and for the healthy functioning of the reproductive system. They also are involved in certain conditions, such as breast cancer. Estrogen also plays a role in male sexual function. These hormones carry out their functions by turning genes on and off … Continue reading

Mouse Gata2 gene can affect female fertility and uterine susceptibility to cancer
Articles / Fertility / Genetics

Mouse Gata2 gene can affect female fertility and uterine susceptibility to cancer

Determining the cause of infertility can be a complex matter. Infertility may be the result of a problem in one or several of the multiple steps involved in the process that leads to pregnancy. In the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as many as 7.5 million women 15 to … Continue reading