Kisspeptin Expression in the Human Infundibular Nucleus in Relation to Sex, Gender Identity, and Sexual Orientation.

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Taziaux, M; Staphorsius, AS; Ghatei, MA; Bloom, SR; Swaab, DF; Bakker, J;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Endocrine Society
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1210/jc.2015-4175
  • Subject: Life Sciences & Biomedicine | HOMOSEXUAL-MEN | POSTMENOPAUSAL WOMEN | PUTATIVE PHEROMONES | GENE-EXPRESSION | NEUROKININ-B | HYPOGONADOTROPIC HYPOGONADISM | NEURONS | Endocrinology & Metabolism | GRAY-MATTER | 1103 Clinical Sciences | Science & Technology | HUMAN-BRAIN | 1114 Paediatrics And Reproductive Medicine | : Neurosciences & comportement [Sciences sociales & comportementales, psychologie] | HYPOTHALAMUS | : Neurosciences & behavior [Social & behavioral sciences, psychology]
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CONTEXT: Since the discovery of its central role in reproduction, our functional neuroanatomical knowledge of the hypothalamic kisspeptin system is predominantly based on animal studies. Although sex differences in kisspeptin expression have been shown in humans in adul... View more
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