A literature collection of animal and clinical studies highlighting sex differences and the role of hormones in lung development, and their implications in respiratory disease.
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Estrogen Receptor Alpha. Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Estrogen_receptor_alpha
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NIH Image Gallery, High Resolution Microscopy Image of Tublin, Flickr. CC BY NC
|ScienceOpen disciplines:||Medicine, Life sciences|
|Keywords:||steroid hormones, lung disease, surfactant, lung development|