R Santti

Summary

Affiliation: University of Turku
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Phytoestrogens: potential endocrine disruptors in males
    R Santti
    University of Turku, Institute of Biomedicine, Turku, Finland
    Toxicol Ind Health 14:223-37. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of estrogen receptors alpha and beta in adult rat accessory sex glands and lower urinary tract
    S Makela
    Department of Anatomy, University of Turku, Institute of Biomedicine, Finland
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 164:109-16. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of 17beta-hydroxysteroid oxidoreductase by flavonoids in breast and prostate cancer cells
    S Makela
    Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, Finland
    Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 217:310-6. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Nontraumatic urethral dyssynergia in neonatally estrogenized male rats
    T Streng
    Department of Anatomy, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Urol 165:1305-9. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Possible action of the proximal rhabdosphincter muscle in micturition of the adult male rat
    T Streng
    Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, Finland
    Neurourol Urodyn 20:197-210; discussion 210-3. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of estrogen receptors alpha and beta in adult rat accessory sex glands and lower urinary tract
    S Makela
    Department of Anatomy, MediCity Research Laboratory, University of Turku, Institute of Biomedicine, Kiinamyllynkatu 10, FIN 20520 Turku, Finland
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 170:219-29. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint No evidence for the in vivo activity of aromatase-inhibiting flavonoids
    N Saarinen
    Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 10, FIN 20520, Turku, Finland
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 78:231-9. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Constant expression of cyclooxygenase-2 gene in prostate and the lower urinary tract of estrogen-treated male rats
    C Luo
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Turku, Finland
    Z Naturforsch C 56:455-63. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical localization of estrogen-specific 17 beta-hydroxysteroid oxidoreductase in the human and mouse prostate
    L Pylkkanen
    Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, Finland
    Prostate 25:292-300. 1994
  10. ncbi request reprint Uptake and metabolism of hydroxymatairesinol in relation to its anticarcinogenicity in DMBA-induced rat mammary carcinoma model
    N M Saarinen
    Department of Anatomy, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, FIN-20520 Turku, Finland
    Nutr Cancer 41:82-90. 2001

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Phytoestrogens: potential endocrine disruptors in males
    R Santti
    University of Turku, Institute of Biomedicine, Turku, Finland
    Toxicol Ind Health 14:223-37. 1998
    ..The changes were similar but not identical to those seen after neonatal treatment with DES, but higher doses of phytoestrogens were needed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of estrogen receptors alpha and beta in adult rat accessory sex glands and lower urinary tract
    S Makela
    Department of Anatomy, University of Turku, Institute of Biomedicine, Finland
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 164:109-16. 2000
    ..Furthermore, the differential or complementary expression of the two ER subtypes suggests that they may have specific functions, and may explain the complex structural and functional changes induced by estrogens...
  3. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of 17beta-hydroxysteroid oxidoreductase by flavonoids in breast and prostate cancer cells
    S Makela
    Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, Finland
    Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 217:310-6. 1998
    ..Regarding prevention or treatment of estrogen-related diseases, apigenin, coumestrol, and genistein raise special interest...
  4. ncbi request reprint Nontraumatic urethral dyssynergia in neonatally estrogenized male rats
    T Streng
    Department of Anatomy, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Urol 165:1305-9. 2001
    ..We simultaneously recorded electromyography activity of the proximal rhabdosphincter in neonatally estrogenized rats with transvesical cystometry and urethral flow, followed by morphometric analysis of the urethral structure...
  5. ncbi request reprint Possible action of the proximal rhabdosphincter muscle in micturition of the adult male rat
    T Streng
    Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, Finland
    Neurourol Urodyn 20:197-210; discussion 210-3. 2001
    ..After the TRP, the depolarisation continued. Additional experiments employing different methods are needed for positive identification of the TRP mechanism...
  6. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of estrogen receptors alpha and beta in adult rat accessory sex glands and lower urinary tract
    S Makela
    Department of Anatomy, MediCity Research Laboratory, University of Turku, Institute of Biomedicine, Kiinamyllynkatu 10, FIN 20520 Turku, Finland
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 170:219-29. 2000
    ..Furthermore, the differential or complementary expression of the two ER subtypes suggests that they may have specific functions, and may explain the complex structural and functional changes induced by estrogens...
  7. ncbi request reprint No evidence for the in vivo activity of aromatase-inhibiting flavonoids
    N Saarinen
    Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 10, FIN 20520, Turku, Finland
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 78:231-9. 2001
    ..The inability of flavonoids to inhibit aromatase and, consequently, uterine growth in short-term tests may be due to their relatively poor absorption and/or bioavailability...
  8. ncbi request reprint Constant expression of cyclooxygenase-2 gene in prostate and the lower urinary tract of estrogen-treated male rats
    C Luo
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Turku, Finland
    Z Naturforsch C 56:455-63. 2001
    ..The present study indicates that the increased expression of COX-2 is probably not essential for the estrogen-driven development of stromal inflammation or hyperplastic and dysplastic alterations in the prostate of neoDES rats...
  9. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical localization of estrogen-specific 17 beta-hydroxysteroid oxidoreductase in the human and mouse prostate
    L Pylkkanen
    Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, Finland
    Prostate 25:292-300. 1994
    ..Our findings further suggest that the 17 beta-HSOR-positive cells may have the same origin and hormonal control in both species...
  10. ncbi request reprint Uptake and metabolism of hydroxymatairesinol in relation to its anticarcinogenicity in DMBA-induced rat mammary carcinoma model
    N M Saarinen
    Department of Anatomy, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, FIN-20520 Turku, Finland
    Nutr Cancer 41:82-90. 2001
    ..Further studies are warranted to further clarify and verify HMR action and the associated mechanisms in mammary tumorigenesis...