Catechol-O-methyl transferase (COMT) expression is higher in leiomyomas compared with paired normal myometrium. The expression of COMT in leiomyoma cells is hormonally regulated-estrogen down-regulates, whereas P and dexamethasone up-regulate, COMT expression.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Fertility and sterility|
|State||Published - Jul 2006|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Reproductive Medicine
- Obstetrics and Gynecology