Mechanisms regulating LHRH release: implications for fertility regulation

  • A. Negro-Vilar


Evidence accumulated during the last two decades indicates that a neural decapeptide, luteinizing hormone releasing hormone (LHRH), is the primary link between the brain and the pituitary—gonadal axis1. It is through this decapeptide that the brain transduces its neural signals into a chemical one (LHRH), ultimately resulting in the initiation, maintenance and modulation of normal gonadal function.


Gonadal Steroid Luteinizing Hormone Release Hormone Luteinizing Hormone Release Hormone Luteinizing Hormone Release Hormone Analogue High Molecular Weight Precursor 
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