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Evidence for the Presence of a Low Molecular Weight Follitropin Binding Inhibitor in Bovine Follicular Fluid

  • Nina C. Darga
  • Leo E. ReichertJr.
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 112)

Abstract

The interaction of FSH with granulosa cell receptors has previously been studied by Nimrod et al. (1), Louvet and Vaitukaitis (2) and Lee and Takahashi (3) in the rat and by Zeleznik et al. (4) in the porcine. In this report, we describe the binding of FSH to bovine granulosa cells and summarize studies suggesting the presence in bovine follicular fluid of a low molecular weight inhibitor of FSH binding (FSH-BI) to bovine granulosa cell receptors.

Keywords

Granulosa Cell Follicular Fluid Large Follicle Follicle Size Porcine Granulosa Cell 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • Nina C. Darga
    • 1
  • Leo E. ReichertJr.
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryEmory University School of MedicineAtlantaUSA

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