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Follicle Stimulating Hormone, beta Subunit

Known as: FSH, beta Chain, FSH-beta, FSH, beta Subunit 
The beta subunit of follicle stimulating hormone. It is a 15-kDa glycopolypeptide. Full biological activity of FSH requires the non-covalently bound… 
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Selective synthesis and release of FSH from pituitary gonadotropes is regulated by activins. Activins directly stimulate murine… 
2007
2007
Transforming growth factor beta superfamily ligands regulate pituitary FSH production and secretion. The best-described examples… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
In rodents, activins stimulate immediate-early increases in pituitary follicle-stimulating hormone beta (Fshb) subunit… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
  • D. Bernard
  • Molecular endocrinology
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 23450462
The activins are pleiotropic members of the TGFbeta superfamily. Within the anterior pituitary gland, activins stimulate FSH… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Studies performed in vitro suggest that a novel 12 amino acid RF amide peptide, isolated from the quail hypothalamus, is a… 
1993
1993
Transgenic mice that express a 10-kilobase human FSH beta (hFSH beta) gene exclusively in pituitary gonadotropes were used to… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Follitropin (FSH) is a pituitary glycoprotein hormone that is essential for the development of ovarian follicles and testicular… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Serum follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH), pituitary FSH content and FSH beta subunit mRNA concentrations were measured at 1 to 3h…