is the hormone that principally strengthens the bone mass in women, and it is also of significance for the skeleton in men.
Of more importance in these experimental systems, this re-expressed oestrogen
receptor was now able to mediate an anti-oestrogen response in some of the cell lines studied.
Coope J: Double blind crossover study of oestrogen
Not only did oestrogen
treatment often stop disease progression, in some patients metastatic tumours became resensitised and again responded to anti-oestrogen treatments.
Effect of in vitro estrogenic pesticides on human oestrogen
receptor [alpha] and [beta] mRNA levels.
and human reproductive cancers.
involved in falling sperm counts and disorders of the male reproductive tract?
Several environmental oestrogens
are also anti-androgens.