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Content of luteinizing hormone-releasing factor in the human placenta.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  339717     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Immunoreactive luteinizing hormone-releasing factor (LRF) was quantitated in the human placenta. It was found that the total placental content as well as the content per milligram of placental tissue varied with the stages of gestation. The fetal sex did not affect the LRF production. These studies establish that the placenta contains large amounts of LRF, immunologically identical to hypothalamic LRF.
Authors:
T M Siler-Khodr; G S Khodr
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of obstetrics and gynecology     Volume:  130     ISSN:  0002-9378     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Obstet. Gynecol.     Publication Date:  1978 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1978-02-23     Completed Date:  1978-02-23     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370476     Medline TA:  Am J Obstet Gynecol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  216-9     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Female
Gestational Age
Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone / analysis*
Humans
Male
Placenta / analysis*
Pregnancy
Sex Factors
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
33515-09-2/Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone

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