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Estrogens are a family of related molecules that stimulate the development and maintenance of female characteristics and sexual reproduction.

The natural estrogens produced by women are steroid molecules, which means that they are derived from a particular type of molecular skeleton containing four rings of carbon atoms, giving the shape shown here. The most prevalent forms of human estrogen are estradiol and estrone. Both are produced and secreted by the ovaries, although estrone is also made in the adrenal glands and other organs.
Celgene to share new and updated data around novel hematological therapies

Celgene to share new and updated data around novel hematological therapies

Post-menopausal Conversations: Why You Should Talk to Your Clinician

Post-menopausal Conversations: Why You Should Talk to Your Clinician

New findings on extreme nausea and vomiting in pregnancy

New findings on extreme nausea and vomiting in pregnancy

Study compares effectiveness of vaginal estradiol tablets and moisturizers in treating vulvovaginal problems

Study compares effectiveness of vaginal estradiol tablets and moisturizers in treating vulvovaginal problems

Osteoporosis drug prevents spread of basal-like breast cancer in mice

Osteoporosis drug prevents spread of basal-like breast cancer in mice

Neonicotinoids may impact human health by disrupting hormonal systems, shows study

Neonicotinoids may impact human health by disrupting hormonal systems, shows study

Study uncovers possible source of gender differences in migraines

Study uncovers possible source of gender differences in migraines

Study may explain how chemoresistance evolves over time in some triple-negative breast cancers

Study may explain how chemoresistance evolves over time in some triple-negative breast cancers

Experimental compound reduces destructive inflammation to improve stroke outcome

Experimental compound reduces destructive inflammation to improve stroke outcome

Study proposes new mechanism that may contribute to gender differences in weight control

Study proposes new mechanism that may contribute to gender differences in weight control

Study on arthritis prevalence and trends reveals unexpected findings

Study on arthritis prevalence and trends reveals unexpected findings

Antioxidant treatment may decrease cardiovascular risk in women with type 1 diabetes

Antioxidant treatment may decrease cardiovascular risk in women with type 1 diabetes

Study explores relationship between age at menopause and memory

Study explores relationship between age at menopause and memory

Vascular dysfunction associated with severe menopausal symptoms

Vascular dysfunction associated with severe menopausal symptoms

New class of drug holds potential to help patients with treatment-resistant cancers

New class of drug holds potential to help patients with treatment-resistant cancers

New comprehensive analysis of breast and gynecological cancers

New comprehensive analysis of breast and gynecological cancers

Single high-fat meal can set the stage for cardiovascular disease

Single high-fat meal can set the stage for cardiovascular disease

Testosterone therapy not linked to rise in estrogen levels among transgender men

Testosterone therapy not linked to rise in estrogen levels among transgender men

Study links essential oils to hormonal imbalances

Study links essential oils to hormonal imbalances

Changing schedules of targeted therapy for melanoma could improve outcomes

Changing schedules of targeted therapy for melanoma could improve outcomes