• Biology
  • Published 2011

Advance in Effect of Inhibin on Animal Reproductive System and its Application in Animal Reproduction

@inproceedings{Xu2011AdvanceIE,
  title={Advance in Effect of Inhibin on Animal Reproductive System and its Application in Animal Reproduction},
  author={Zhou Xu},
  year={2011}
}
Inhibin belongs to the transforming growth factor β(TGF-β) superfamily.Inhibin,produced by granulosa cells and sertoli cells,is a heterodimeric gonadal glycopeptides consisting of a common α-subunit covalently bonded to a unique β-subunit that can be either βA(inhibin A) or βB(inhibin B).Both inhibin A and inhibin B function in an endocrine manner to suppress FSH secretion from gonadotropes in the pituitary.This review focus on the distribution and structure,expression and function of inhibin… CONTINUE READING