Target Cell Prolactin

  • Janet M. Nolin
Part of the Biochemical Endocrinology book series (BIOEND)


Prolactin (PRL) is a pluritrophic protein hormone that exerts multiple actions not only on different target tissues but also even within a single target cell population. Its modus operandi, however, has been elusive.


Mammary Gland Corpus Luteum Lutein Cell Functional Corpus Luteum Endocytotic Mechanism 
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Abbreviations used in this chapter


fully absorbed APRL


goat anti-monkey 7-globulin


AMyG?peroxidase conjugate


rabbit anti-rat PRL


goat anti-rabbit y-globulin


ARyG?peroxidase conjugate






immunohistochemical, immunohistochemistry


milk-secretory cells




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Authors and Affiliations

  • Janet M. Nolin
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  1. 1.Department of PhysiologyMedical College of VirginiaRichmondUSA

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