"Seminiferous Tubules" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The convoluted tubules in the TESTIS where sperm are produced (SPERMATOGENESIS) and conveyed to the RETE TESTIS. Spermatogenic tubules are composed of developing germ cells and the supporting SERTOLI CELLS.
- Seminiferous Tubules
- Seminiferous Tubule
- Tubule, Seminiferous
- Tubules, Seminiferous
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Seminiferous Tubules" by people in Profiles.
Boulanger CA, Mack DL, Booth BW, Smith GH. Interaction with the mammary microenvironment redirects spermatogenic cell fate in vivo. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Mar 06; 104(10):3871-6.
Manshouri T, Yang Y, Lin H, Stass SA, Glassman AB, Keating MJ, Albitar M. Downregulation of RAR alpha in mice by antisense transgene leads to a compensatory increase in RAR beta and RAR gamma and development of lymphoma. Blood. 1997 Apr 01; 89(7):2507-15.