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Details for messenger / hormone: estrogen

EndoNet ID: ENH00449

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  • estrogen
  • oestrogen

General information

  • Estrogen and vitamin E therapies improve arterial endothelium-dependent vasodilator responsiveness consistent. [1]


Hormone function

  • reproduction and sexual differentiation
    • reproduction

    Chemical classification

    Links to other resources

    • Anatomical structure: granulosa_cell

      Influenced by:

      • LHCGR-1
        in granulosa_cell
        • In females, luteinizing hormone receptor activation is required for estrogen synthesis , and LH surge from the pituitary triggers ovulation and luteinization of granulosa cell to form corpus luteum. [2]
      • PRLR
        in granulosa_cell
        • In granulose cells. prolactin inhibits estrogen synthesis. [3]


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