Testosterone is produced by ____________. - Biology

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Testosterone is produced by ____________.

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  • interstitial cells or cells of Leydig

  • secondary spennatocytes

  • sertoli cells

  • cells of the germinal epithelium

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Solution

Testosterone is produced by interstitial cells or cells of Leydig.

Explanation:

The interstitial cell stimulating hormone (ICSH) from the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland stimulates cells of Leydig or interstitial cells to secrete the male hormone testosterone.

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