Stimulation of prolactin secretion in the pig: central effects of relaxin and the antiprogesterone RU 486.

@article{Li1993StimulationOP,
  title={Stimulation of prolactin secretion in the pig: central effects of relaxin and the antiprogesterone RU 486.},
  author={Yuan Feng Li and Chien Jung Huang and John M. Klindt and Lloyd L. Anderson},
  journal={Endocrinology},
  year={1993},
  volume={133 3},
  pages={1205-12}
}
Our previous study has shown that oral administration of a potent progesterone antagonist, RU 486, caused a marked elevation of plasma concentrations of both PRL and progesterone in hysterectomized pigs bearing aging corpora lutea. Hysterectomized pigs (hysterectomy performed on day 8; estrus = day 0) were subjected to cranial surgery for chronic placement of a head-mounted stereotaxic apparatus for intracerebroventricular (icv) administration of relaxin (300 U once daily on days 111 and 113; n… CONTINUE READING

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