UMMS Affiliation

Department of Physiology

Date

11-23-2006

Document Type

Article

Subjects

Animals; Biology; Endometrium; Female; Gene Expression; History, 15th Century; History, 19th Century; History, Medieval; Humans; Menstrual Cycle; Models, Biological; Pregnancy; Primates; Regeneration; Reproduction

Disciplines

Life Sciences | Medicine and Health Sciences

Abstract

This contribution will trace some of the many seminal studies on the female uterus (endometrium) over the centuries and conclude with a description of some current research initiatives in our laboratory. Numerous contributions from many investigators over the years have contributed to our current understanding of endometrial function. The historical section of this chapter is intended to be a brief overall description of some of these efforts and not exhaustive. Additional information can be found in the review articles and books cited herein.

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Citation: Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 2006;4 Suppl 1:S3. Link to article on publisher's site

DOI of Published Version

10.1186/1477-7827-4-S1-S3

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

Journal Title

Reproductive biology and endocrinology : RBandE

PubMed ID

17118167

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