reproductive system

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Washington, September 25 ( ANI ): In a new study, researchers have found new evidence that the plastic additive BPA can disrupt women's reproductive systems, causing chromosome damage, miscarriages and birth defects.
He said he had discovered a "time window" of eight to 12 weeks' gestation, when certain hormones in the foetus are activated and the male reproductive system comes into being.
The results suggest that exposure to dioxin as a child or teenager can permanently alter the reproductive system.
Likewise corresponding to its human counterpart, the male cat's reproductive system includes the penis (the organ of copulation); two testes (glands that secrete the male hormone testosterone as well as sperm and are enclosed in a fur-covered sac--or scrotum--that is positioned just below the anus); two bulbourethral glands (which discharge an important constituent of seminal fluid); the prostate gland (which secretes the fluid component of semen); and the ductus deferens (a tube that carries sperm from each testis to the urethra, a channel within the penis through which semen is transported during copulation).
This type of cancer is difficult to detect and causes more deaths than any other cancer of the female reproductive system.
Aphton Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company developing products using its innovative targeted immunotherapy technology for neutralizing hormones that participate in gastrointestinal system and reproductive system cancer and non-cancer diseases.
Mary Ann Emanuele and Nicholas Emanuele describe alcohol's effects on the male reproductive system and review several potential mechanisms for alcohol's damage.
Falling sperm counts in the last half century, Swan said, are associated with higher rates of certain types of cancers of the male reproductive system and a growing number of unusual birth defects.
This chemical balancing produces an increased potential for numerous feminizing side effects in the male reproductive system.
They carried out tests, which revealed the first ever genetic alteration ever detected in the reproductive system of this breed - the female puppy had cryptorchid testicles (outside the scrotum).
Reproductive biology and phylogeny of fishes (agnathans and bony fishes); phylogeny, reproductive system, viviparity, spermatozoa.
Zinc is critical for the development of hair and nails, the body's ability to heal wounds and the maturation of the reproductive system, especially among males.
Estrogen and progesterone are responsible for the development of your reproductive system.
Endometriosis is painful disorder of the female reproductive system - a condition thats also linked to increased risks of infertility and autoimmune disease.
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