interstitial cell-stimulating hormone

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Noun1.interstitial cell-stimulating hormone - a gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary; stimulates ovulation in female mammals and stimulates androgen release in male mammals
gonadotrophic hormone, gonadotrophin, gonadotropic hormone, gonadotropin - hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta; stimulates the gonads and controls reproductive activity
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Efficacy and safety of follitropin alfa/ lutropin alfa in ART: a randomized controlled trial in poor ovarian responders.
Laloraya, "Changes in the levels of superoxide anion radical and superoxide dismutase during the estrous cycle of Rattus norvegicus and induction of superoxide dismutase in rat ovary by lutropin," Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, vol.
Lutropin (LH) is a glycoprotein synthesized and secreted by basophil leucocytes of pituitary gland.
For maturation, 40 to 50 COCs were placed into wells containing 400 [micro]L of TCM199 medium supplemented with 26.19mM Sodium Bicarbonate, 25% gilts Follicular Fluid, 0.1mg [mL.sup.-1] L-cysteine, 10ng [mL.sup.-1] Epidermal Growth Factor, 2.19mM Sodium Pyruvate, 3.05mM D-glucose, 0.5mg [mL.sup.-1] Luteinizing Hormone (LH) (Lutropin, Bioniche), 0.01UI [mL.sup.-1] Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH) (Folltropin, Bioniche), 1mM dibutirilAMPc (dbcAMP), 100IU [mL.sup.-1] Penicillin G and 0.1mg [mL.sup.-1] Streptomycin Sulfate.
Human chorionic gonadotropin induces neuronal differentiation of PC12 cells through activation of stably expressed lutropin choriogonadotropin receptor.
Reference ranges for serum concentrations of lutropin (LH), follitropin (FSH), estradiol (E2), prolactin, progesterone, sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG), dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS), cortisol and ferritin in neonates, children and young adults.