volume 33, issue 4, P544-553 2007
DOI: 10.1590/s1677-55382007000400014
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Abstract: Ovarian hormone deprivation influences the expression genes on lower urinary tract. We demonstrated that a 30-day period of castration down regulate the expression of VEGF, B2M and COX I in adult rats which are involved in activities of angiogenesis, immune responses and cellular metabolism respectively.