54 downloads
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Background. The fibronectin type 3 and ankyrin repeat domains 1 gene, Fank1, is an ancient, evolutionarily conserved gene present in vertebrates. Fank1-knockdown mice have oligospermia caused by an increase in apoptotic germ cells. In this study, we investigated...

["Andrology","Histology"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27356v1
2 citations
193 downloads
1,059 views

Background Although spermatozoa with normal morphology are assumed to have uniform fertilization ability, recent data show that even normal spermatozoa have considerable variation in their head shape which is associated with differences in fertilization ability....

["Cell Biology","Developmental Biology","Andrology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.3913
367 downloads
449 views

Steroids play multiple roles in the regulation of development, physiology, reproduction, and behavior. Measuring circulating steroids is especially challenging since concentrations are extremely labile, responding to stressors within minutes. Matrices that integrate...

["Andrology","Diabetes and Endocrinology"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2069v2
15 citations
594 downloads
1,886 views

Testosterone is overwhelmingly important in regulating erectile physiology. However, the associated molecular mechanisms are poorly understood. The purpose of this study was to explore the effects and mechanisms of testosterone in erectile dysfunction (ED) in castrated...

["Andrology","Diabetes and Endocrinology","Urology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.2000
296 downloads
1,554 views

Background. Members of the Runx gene family encode transcription factors that bind to DNA in a sequence-specific manner. Among the three Runx proteins, Runx2 comprises 607 amino acid (aa) residues, is expressed in bone, and plays crucial roles in osteoblast differentiation...

["Andrology","Urology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.1862
296 downloads
1,656 views

Background. Perineal pressure due to bicycle riding has been associated with erectile dysfunction. We developed a novel method to measure the occlusive force exerted over the perineal arteries and determined perineal artery occlusion by a variety of seat designs.Methods....

["Andrology","Epidemiology","Kinesiology","Urology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.1477
70 downloads
395 views

Background: Perineal pressure due to bicycle riding has been associated with erectile dysfunction. We developed a novel method to measure the occlusive force exerted over the perineal arteries and determined perineal artery occlusion by a variety of seat designs....

["Andrology","Epidemiology","Kinesiology","Urology"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1492v1
Vinggaard
E

Technical University of Denmark

Professor & Head of Research Group, Division of Toxicology and Risk Assessment, National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark. Principal toxicologist...

["Andrology","Biochemistry","Cell Biology","Developmental Biology","Diabetes & Endocrinology","Environmental Sciences","Toxicology"]

Rodriguez-Martinez
E

Linköping University

Professor of Reproductive Biology at the Faculty of Health Sciences and Director of the Centre of Biomedical Resources at the University of Linköping, Sweden. DVM,...

["Andrology","Developmental Biology","Veterinary Medicine"]

["Agricultural Science","Allergy & Clinical Immunology","Andrology","Biochemistry","Food Science & Technology","Infectious Diseases","Microbiology","Molecular Biology","Nutrition","Veterinary Medicine"]

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