Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
BioMed Research International
Volume 2016, Article ID 1376526, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1376526
Research Article

Comparison of the Effects of Dibutyl and Monobutyl Phthalates on the Steroidogenesis of Rat Immature Leydig Cells

1Center of Scientific Research, The Second Affiliated Hospital & Yuying Children’s Hospital, Wenzhou Medical University, Wenzhou, Zhejiang 325027, China
2Department of Anesthiology, The Second Affiliated Hospital & Yuying Children’s Hospital, Wenzhou Medical University, Wenzhou, Zhejiang 325027, China
3School of Pharmacy, Wenzhou Medical University, Wenzhou, Zhejiang 325035, China
4Taizhou Hospital of Zhejiang Province, Taizhou 317000, China

Received 3 January 2016; Accepted 17 February 2016

Academic Editor: Stelvio M. Bandiera

Copyright © 2016 Linxi Li et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Citations to this Article [7 citations]

The following is the list of published articles that have cited the current article.

  • Jing Zhang, Shuguang Jin, Jinchang Zhao, and Huan Li, “Effect of Dibutyl Phthalate on Expression of Connexin 43 and Testosterone Production of Leydig Cells in Adult Rats,” Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Sreenivasula Reddy Pamanji, and Giribabu Nelli, “Di-n-butyl phthalate prompts interruption of spermatogenesis, steroidogenesis, and fertility associated with increased testicular oxidative stress in adult male rats,” Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 24, no. 22, pp. 18563–18574, 2017. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Nelli Giribabu, and Pamanji Sreenivasula Reddy, “Protection of male reproductive toxicity in rats exposed to di-n-butyl phthalate during embryonic development by testosterone,” Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapy, vol. 87, pp. 355–365, 2017. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Augustine Arukwe, Oju R. Ibor, and Aina O. Adeogun, “Biphasic modulation of neuro- and interrenal steroidogenesis in juvenile African sharptooth catfish (Clarias gariepinus) exposed to waterborne di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate,” General and Comparative Endocrinology, vol. 254, pp. 22–37, 2017. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Yaqi Zhao, Mirhan Kapidzic, Hannu Koistinen, Ilpo T. Huhtaniemi, Jennifer J. Adibi, Lei V. Zhan, Nicholas Larocque, and Ulf-Håkan Stenman, “An investigation of the single and combined phthalate metabolite effects on human chorionic gonadotropin expression in placental cells,” Environmental Health Perspectives, vol. 125, no. 10, 2017. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Alicja Kamińska, Laura Pardyak, Sylwia Marek, Ewelina Górowska-Wójtowicz, Małgorzata Kotula-Balak, Barbara Bilińska, and Anna Hejmej, “Bisphenol A and dibutyl phthalate affect the expression of juxtacrine signaling factors in rat testis,” Chemosphere, 2018. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Iman Al-Saleh, Serdar Coskun, Inaam Al-Doush, Tahreer Al-Rajudi, Mai Abduljabbar, Reem Al-Rouqi, Hemraz Palawan, and Saad Al-Hassan, “The relationships between urinary phthalate metabolites, reproductive hormones and semen parameters in men attending in vitro fertilization clinic,” Science of The Total Environment, vol. 658, pp. 982–995, 2019. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar