© 1970

The Human Testis

Proceedings of the Workshop Conference held at Positano, Italy, April 23–25, 1970

  • Eugenia Rosemberg
  • C. Alvin Paulsen

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 10)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiv
  2. Embryology of the Male Reproductive Tract

  3. Histology of the Testis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Yves Clermont
      Pages 47-61
    3. Oscar Vilar, C. Alvin Paulsen, Donald J. Moore
      Pages 63-74
  4. Cytogenetics of Spermatogenesis

  5. Regulation of Testicular Function

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 169-169
    2. Role of the Hypothalamus

About this book


This volume describes the proceedings of the Workshop Conference on The Human Testis which was held at Positano, Italy, April 23-25, 1970. The format of the book has been arranged according to topics discussed during the Conference. Each chapter includes individual contributions followed by discussion. Thus, this volume provides a current critical evaluation of the subjects discussed. The Editors assume responsibility for any shortcomings and wish to thank all par~ ticipants for their unprecedented cooperation in making this publi­ cation possible. The Editors are indebted to Miss Barbara Martin for her able secretarial and administrative assistance and to Mrs. Griff T. Ross who supervised the secretarial staff during the conference. Rec­ ognition is also due to Mrs. M. Flack for editorial assistance. The Workshop Conference could not have taken place but for the Serono Foundation, which supported this Meeting as well as the pub­ lication of the Proceedings of this Workshop. The physical as well as the technical arrangements were under the careful direction of Mr. Cesare Florimonte of the Serono Foundation. The support pro­ vided by the Serono Foundation is another proof of its generosity in stimulating scientific exchanges and a demonstration of its con­ tinuous efforts to support basic and applied studies in the field of human reproduction. We express our thanks to our Publisher, Plenum Press, for their fine cooperation and for ensuring the rapid publication of this vol­ ume.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Eugenia Rosemberg
    • 1
  • C. Alvin Paulsen
    • 2
  1. 1.Medical Research Institute of Worcester, Inc.Worcester City HospitalWorcesterUSA
  2. 2.University of Washington School of MedicineSeattleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title The Human Testis
  • Book Subtitle Proceedings of the Workshop Conference held at Positano, Italy, April 23–25, 1970
  • Editors Eugenia Rosemberg
  • Series Title Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1970
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-306-39010-4
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4615-9010-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4615-9008-8
  • Series ISSN 0065-2598
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXIV, 645
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Diabetes
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