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Luteinizing Hormone, beta Subunit

Known as: Luteinizing Hormone, beta Polypeptide Chain, LH-beta, Lutropin beta 
The beta subunit of luteinizing hormone. It is a 15-kDa glycopolypeptide with structure similar to the beta subunit of the placental chorionic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Abstract Gonadotropins, follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH), and luteinizing hormone (LH) play critical roles in vertebrate… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The hypothalamic hormone, GnRH, is released and transported to the anterior pituitary in a pulsatile manner, where it binds to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The immediate-early transcription factor NGFI-A (also called Egr-1, zif/268, or Krox-24) is thought to couple extracellular… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Properties of a pituitary gonadotrope include the capacity to regulate gonadotropin synthesis and secretion in response to a GnRH… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Analysis of luteinizing hormone (LH) β subunit promoters from a broad range of species including teleosts and humans revealed… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Hypersecretion of luteinizing hormone (LH) is implicated in infertility and miscarriages in women. A lack of animal models has… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The hypothalamic decapeptide GnRH is known to regulate the synthesis and secretion of LH and FSH by pituitary gonadotrope cells… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Primary pituitary cell cultures derived from adult male rats were used to explore the direct effects of purified porcine inhibin… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
To study the structure-function relationships of follitropin (FSH), we expressed the hormone in a heterologous cell system. A… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) and gonadal steroids regulate synthesis and release of luteinizing hormone (LH). GnRH is… Expand