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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
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The pulsatile release of GnRH by the hypothalamus is required to stimulate the pituitary-gonadal axis, and variations in GnRH… Expand
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
To analyze the structure of LH in three patients with immunologically anomalous LH, the whole coding region of the LH beta… Expand
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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
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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
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