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activin activity

Known as: activin 
OBSOLETE. A nonsteroidal regulator, composed of two covalently linked beta subunits, that is synthesized in the pituitary gland and gonads and… Expand
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2013
2013
A single somatic FOXL2 mutation (FOXL2(C134W)) was identified in almost all granulosa cell tumor (GCT) patients. In the pituitary… Expand
Review
2012
Review
2012
Summary Activin was initially described as a protein that stimulates release of follicle stimulating hormone from the pituitary… Expand
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2012
2012
Background Activin A is a protein that participates principally in reproductive functions. In the adult brain, Activin is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Previous studies established a positive relationship between oocyte competence and follistatin mRNA abundance. Herein, we used… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
There is accumulating evidence to suggest that pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP) may be an important… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Activin markedly stimulates FSH beta messenger RNA (mRNA) levels in rat pituitary cells. Nonetheless, the molecular mechanisms… Expand
1995
1995
We have recently shown the presence of activin A in human thyroid cells. To determine whether activin A affects the growth and… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The high affinity activin-binding protein, follistatin, has recently been shown to block activin-stimulated activities in several… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The effect of activin-A on glycogenolysis was studied in isolated rat hepatocytes. Activin-A stimulated glucose output in… Expand
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
Activin, which stimulates the secretion of FSH from anterior pituitary cells, is a dimer of the beta-subunits of inhibin. Two… Expand