Interleukin-1beta (IL-1beta) is a modulator of human luteal cell steroidogenesis: localization of the IL type I system in the corpus luteum.


The present investigation examined the effect of interleukin-1beta (IL-1beta) on progesterone production by human luteal cells and the expression and localization of the IL-1 system in the human corpus luteum (CL). Luteal cells were isolated from corpora lutea collected throughout the luteal phase. After dispersion, luteal cells were treated with a panel of… (More)


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