Author(s): I Gede Widhiantara, Anak Agung Ayu Putri Permatasari, I Wayan Putu Sutirta Yasa


DOI: 10.52711/0974-360X.2021.00971   

Address: I Gede Widhiantara1*, Anak Agung Ayu Putri Permatasari1, I Wayan Putu Sutirta Yasa2
1Department of Biology, Faculty of Health and Science, University of Dhyana Pura, Badung, Bali, Indonesia, 80361.
2Department of Clinical Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Udayana, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia, 80232.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 14,      Issue - 10,     Year - 2021

Lipids are macromolecules that are very important in cell metabolism. Dietary changes and tendency to consume foods high in fat causes hyperlipidemia that increase the risk of various blood vessel abnormalities to the reproductive system. In men, normal reproductive function is closely related to the presence of the testes with the cells in them and the normal secretion of the hormone testosterone. There have been many studies on male experimental animals using high fat induction which prove that there is high fat in the circulatory system which results in metabolic and physiological disorders in the body, especially enzymes related to reproductive function, decreased secretion of reproductive hormones and abnormal structure of spermatozoa cells and degeneration of Leydig cells. Therefore, this review provides a review of the effect of high fat diets on reproductive cells, especially spermatogenic cells and Leydig cells.

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I Gede Widhiantara, Anak Agung Ayu Putri Permatasari, I Wayan Putu Sutirta Yasa. Spermatogenic and Leydig Cells Induced Hyperlipidemia: A Review. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology 2021; 14(10):5573-8. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2021.00971

I Gede Widhiantara, Anak Agung Ayu Putri Permatasari, I Wayan Putu Sutirta Yasa. Spermatogenic and Leydig Cells Induced Hyperlipidemia: A Review. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology 2021; 14(10):5573-8. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2021.00971   Available on:

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