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Sertoli Cells

"Sertoli Cells" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Supporting cells projecting inward from the basement membrane of SEMINIFEROUS TUBULES. They surround and nourish the developing male germ cells and secrete ANDROGEN-BINDING PROTEIN and hormones such as ANTI-MULLERIAN HORMONE. The tight junctions of Sertoli cells with the SPERMATOGONIA and SPERMATOCYTES provide a BLOOD-TESTIS BARRIER.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Sertoli Cells" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Sertoli Cells" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 38 publications over 23 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 1996 and 2002 and 2011 and 2015
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