ea0042oc5 | (1) | Androgens2016
, Gibson Douglas A.
, Kelepouri Olympia
, Horne Andrew W.
, Saunders Philippa T. K.
Endometriosis is a hormone-dependent disorder, characterised by growth of endometrial tissue outside the uterus. It has been reported that 3040% of women with infertility have endometriosis. Transformation of human endometrial stromal fibroblasts (hESC) (termed decidualisation) is accompanied by increased steroid synthesis and is fundamental to the establishment of a receptive endometrial microenvironment, which can support and maintain pregnancy. Evidence suggests that ...