Sertoli cells assist in the production of sperm in the male reproductive system. This book provides a state-of-the-art update on the topic of sertoli cells and male reproduction. It addresses such highly topical areas as stem cells, genomics, and molecular genetics, as well as provides historical information on the discovery of this type of cell, and the pathophysiology of male infertility.
Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
Number of pages: 512
Weight: 1560 g
Dimensions: 279 x 216 x 29 mm
"5 Stars!...Experienced investigators who are deeply (passionately) interested in the biology of the testis and the biochemical and molecular mechanisms of male reproduction wrote this book. This is an important and valuable contribution to the field that presents state-of-the-art information. It will be a treasured resource and source of inspiration for years to come."
--Bruce A Fenderson, Ph.D.(Thomas Jefferson University) in DOODY REVIEWS (March 2005)
"This is a well written book filled with cutting edge and up-to-date information by authors eminent within their field."
--VETERINARY PATHOLOGY (2005, 42:6)