gonadotropin

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gonadotropin

[gō‚nad·ə′trō·pən]
(biochemistry)
A substance that acts to stimulate the gonads.
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Intrauterine insemination: effect of the temporal relationship between the luteinizing hormone surge, human chorionic gonadotrophin administration and insemination on pregnancy rates.
Sequential clomiphene citrate and human menopausal gonadotrophin with intrauterine insemination: the effect of patient age on clinical outcome.
7 Peak E2 is estimation of hormoneon the day of human chorionic Gonadotrophin (hCG) that gives an indirect evidence of ovarian responsiveness and gives an insight to success of treatment procedures.
Continuing the debate on empty follicle syndrome: can it be associated with normal bioavailability of beta-human chorionic gonadotrophin on the day of oocyte recovery?
Use of GnRH agonist and human chorionic gonadotrophin tests for differentiating constitutional delayed puberty from gonadotrophin deficiency in boys.
Treatment of post-partum anoestrus dairy cows with progesterone, oestradiol and equine chorionic gonadotrophin.
It has been showed that the carbamate insecticide carbaryl has affected spermatogenic cells and caused leydig cells degeneration and altered serum testosterone and gonadotrophin levels [43].
Superovulation can be performed using exogenous gonadotrophin such as equine chorionic gonadotrophin (Goel and Agrawal, 2005), horse anterior pituitary (Moore, 1974) and follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) (Abdullah et al.
Cumulus cells have a role as a specific tool to transfer the signal transduction mechanism of gonadotrophin into the oocyte through the gap junction.
The first screening tests for abnormal levels of pregnancy-associated plasma protein (PAPP-A) and human chorionic gonadotrophin (hCG) in the patient's blood, while the ultrasound measures nuchal translucency.
An experiment was carried out using 25 crossbred does to evaluate the efficacy of gonadotrophin sources on ovarian responses during superovulation.
Ferring's human rFSH is a gonadotrophin that is currently in Phase III development.