Uteroglobin as a Sensitive Indicator for the Biological Activity of Progestogens

  • Y. Nishino
Conference paper


Progesterone has a number of biological actions which form the basis of bioassay for progestational compounds. The glandular development of rabbit endometrium is one of the well-known responses of the uterus to progesterone and is widely used as a parameter for progestational effect in the Clauberg test.


Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Minimum Effective Dose Synthetic Progestogen Uterine Fluid Oral Contraceptive Steroid 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin, Heidelberg 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. Nishino
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  1. 1.Department of EndocrinepharmacologySchering Research LaboratoriesBerlin (West)Germany

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