Use of GnRH Antagonists as Physiologic Probes in the Female

  • Janet E. Hall
  • William F. CrowleyJr.
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Part of the Serono Symposia, USA book series (SERONOSYMP)


The development of GnRH antagonists has provided investigators studying reproductive hormones with unique opportunities that have not been available for the study of other hormonal systems. Although GnRH antagonists have been used to advantage in basic studies and in animal models, they are particularly important tools for clinical investigation because of the relatively restricted number of models with which basic physiologic and pathophysiologic questions can be addressed in the human and the additional opportunities that GnRH antagonists have afforded.


Corpus Luteum GnRH Antagonist GnRH Analog GnRH Receptor GnRH Secretion 
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  • William F. CrowleyJr.

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