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a gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary and stimulates growth of Graafian follicles in female mammals, and activates the cells in male mammals that form sperm

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Fewer than 60% of women in the lowest FSH tertile reported menstruating both at baseline and at 12 months, yet they maintained bone mass.
FSH moved after out-growing its old premises at Preston Farm's Concorde Way in March last year, but another move for its team of six is imminent.
Dr Keenan will also retain his current role of Medical Accreditation Lead at FSH.
FSH and LH both play a role in the induction of spermatogenesis, and FSH stimulates testis growth (13), (14).
The yields of CL in F x L genetic group showed an increasing trend of yields with the increase in FSH dose levels and significantly highest yield (16.
Los valores de FSH mostraron un aumento gradual y significativo solo en el grupo B de habitantes de altura, a las 24 horas (p< 0,02).
To investigate whether DMPA and NET-EN interfered with the FSH assay, control test samples and patient samples with high and low values of FSH were spiked with both contraceptives at levels above the highest circulating levels of MPA and NET described in the literature.
Since a major cause of reproductive ageing is the aging of the ovary, most of the focus has been on looking at markers of ovarian aging-such as FSH or AMH - as a potential fertility test.
A high FSH level indicates a diminished ovarian reserve, which refers to both egg quality and the number of eggs left available for fertilisation.
2] secretion and on expression of insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1), steroidogenic factor-1 (SF-1), GATA4, and aromatase in response to FSH, and dose-dependent up-regulation of peroxisome proliferator activated receptor-[gamma] (PPAR[gamma]), an aromatase inhibitor.
El objetivo del presente estudio fue evaluar el efecto de las hormonas FSH y LH en diferentes combinaciones y concentraciones en la capacidad de desarrollo de embriones bovinos producidos in vitro.
OTC Bulletin Board: PBTH) today noted the positive opinion by the Committee for MedicinalProducts for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency for marketingapproval in Europe for ELONVAA, a long-acting CTP-modified version of the fertilityhormone FSH from Merck & Co.
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