Neuroendocrine control of prolactin in experimental animals.

  title={Neuroendocrine control of prolactin in experimental animals.},
  author={Joseph Meites},
  journal={Clinical endocrinology},
  volume={6 Suppl},
Hypothalamic regulation of prolactin secretion in animals (mammals) and man appears to be similar, and no significant differences have yet been demonstrated. The hypothalamus contains neurotransmitters and polypeptides that can either inhibit or stimulate prolactin release, although the predominant influence under basal conditions is to inhibit prolactin… CONTINUE READING