Anti-Müllerian hormone: a new marker for ovarian function.

  title={Anti-M{\"u}llerian hormone: a new marker for ovarian function.},
  author={Jenny A Visser and Frank H. de Jong and Joop S E Laven and Axel P. N. Themmen},
  volume={131 1},
Anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) is a member of the transforming growth factor beta family of growth and differentiation factors. In the ovary, AMH has an inhibitory effect on primordial follicle recruitment as well as on the responsiveness of growing follicles to follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH). The ovary-specific expression pattern in granulosa cells of growing nonselected follicles makes AMH an ideal marker for the size of the ovarian follicle pool. This review summarizes recent findings… CONTINUE READING
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