Molecular Mechanisms in Spermatogenesis

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ISBN: 978-0-387-79990-2 (Print) 978-0-387-09597-4 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Pages 1-15

    Spermatogenesis and Cycle of the Seminiferous Epithelium

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    Pages 16-41

    Testicular Development and Spermatogenesis: Harvesting the Postgenomics Bounty

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    Pages 42-64

    Estrogens and Spermatogenesis

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    Pages 65-73

    Selenium, a Key Element in Spermatogenesis and Male Fertility

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    Pages 74-91

    Extracellular Matrix and Its Role in Spermatogenesis

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    Pages 92-114

    Inflammatory Networks in the Control of Spermatogenesis

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    Pages 115-132

    Transcription Regulation in Spermatogenesis

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    Pages 133-153

    Proteases and Their Cognate Inhibitors of the Serine and Metalloprotease Subclasses, in Testicular Physiology

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    Pages 154-171

    Antioxidant Systems and Oxidative Stress in the Testes

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    Pages 172-185

    Nitric Oxide and Cyclic Nucleotides: Their Roles in Junction Dynamics and Spermatogenesis

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    Pages 186-211

    The Sertoli Cell Cytoskeleton

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    Pages 212-233

    Blood-Testis Barrier, Junctional and Transport Proteins and Spermatogenesis

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    Pages 234-254

    Cross-Talk between Tight and Anchoring Junctions—Lesson from the Testis

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    Pages 255-269

    The Role of the Leydig Cell in Spermatogenic Function

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 271-274