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Details for anatomical structure: theca lutein cell

EndoNet ID: ENC00167

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theca lutein cell, , Endocrinocytus

General information

secreting estrogens

Links to other resources

Cytomer cy0011389

Larger structures


      Secreted hormones


        • Receptor: ER-beta


          • testosterone
            • Estradiol treatment inhibits stimulatory effect hCG on testosterone production by theca cells. [1]
          • androstenedione
            • Estradiol treatment inhibits hCG stimulated production of androstenedione by theca cells. [1]
        • Receptor: angiotensin II type 1 receptor