steatogenesismedical dictionary

Biosynthesis of lipids. The term is used specifically to designate lipid accumulation in the testes of nonmammalian vertebrates on completion of spermatogenesis in the breeding period.

Origin: steato-+ G. Genesis, production

(05 Mar 2000)

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