human chorionic gonadotropin

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Synonyms for human chorionic gonadotropin

hormone produced early in pregnancy by the placenta

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Minimum time lapse between luteinizing hormone surge or human chorionic gonadotropin administration and follicular rupture.
First-service pregnancy rate in beef heifers as influenced by human chorionic gonadotropin administration before and/or after breeding, Theriogenol.
A comparison of human chorionic gonadotropin with Magnesium Sulphate in inhibition of preterm labour.
False-negative results in point-of-care qualitative human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) devices due to hCG[beta]core fragment.
Diagnostic considerations in the measurement of human chorionic gonadotropin in aging women.
Human chorionic gonadotropin is not the only molecule secreted by testicular tumors.
HCG is human chorionic gonadotropin - a hormone naturally present in men and women, which has the effect of increasing the metabolism.
Compared with control cells, B[a]P-primed Leydig cells in vivo produced less testosterone in response to human chorionic gonadotropin or dibutyl cAMP in vitro.
Included in these treatments is the use of human chorionic gonadotropin for the treatment of obesity.
A Church & Dwight spokeswoman explains that the new First Response pregnancy kit uses patent-pending technology that can detect the pregnancy hormone, human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), in a woman's urine up to six days before the day of a woman's missed period.
The investigators transplanted human tumors into mice and then used the implants to track levels of human chorionic gonadotropin, a hormone produced by the human tumor cells.
Few substances have been so neglected and misunderstood regarding its potential therapeutic actions as hCG, the acronym for Human Chorionic Gonadotropin.
It is well known that pregnancy hormones such as oestrogen, progesterone and human chorionic gonadotropin reduce the risk of breast cancer.
When a pregnancy implants, it produces human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), which supports the early pregnancy.
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