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A receptor mutation that essentially blocks estrogen's action has been identified for the first time in a female, researchers report.
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A new study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences revealed two key mutations that sparked a hormonal revolution about 500 million years ago.
The harmful effects of bisphenol-A (BPA) have been touted in recent years. Exposure to the substance, which is used in a wide variety of products, has been linked to fertility issues, asthma and now obesity.
New research indicates that women’s reproductive function may be tied to their immune status.
Looking at the transformation of a fly larva into a pupa may help researchers to understand the molecular mechanisms that trigger puberty.
Two US neuroscientists have discovered new cells are added to a person’s brain when they go through puberty – a biological change designed to better equip growing boys and girls for the rigors of becoming adults.
The testicles are the male reproductive organs that serve as a part of both the nervous and reproductive systems, acting as the ovaries’ counterpart. The testicles work to produce sperm and introduce chemicals such as testosterone. Formation and Orientation There are normally two testicles in the average male anatomy. These can be found in the protective sack called the scrotum. Two phases mark the growth of the testicles. During the embryonic stage, there is a possibility of this...