Skip to main content


Figure 3 | BMC Cancer

Figure 3

From: Activity and expression of progesterone metabolizing 5α-reductase, 20α-hydroxysteroid oxidoreductase and 3α(β)-hydroxysteroid oxidoreductases in tumorigenic (MCF-7, MDA-MB-231, T-47D) and nontumorigenic (MCF-10A) human breast cancer cells

Figure 3

Activities (mean ± SEM; n = 3–6) of (a) 20α-HSO, (b) 3α-HSO and (c) 3β-HSO in MCF-7, MDA-MB-231, T-47D, and MCF-10A cells, calculated from the metabolites as pmoles/hour/106 cells. ***, significantly different from MCF-7, MDA-MB-231, and T-47D cells at p < 0.001.

Back to article page