Investigation of LHRH Receptor Involvement in Melanoma Growth and Progression
The hypothalamic decapeptide luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) is the prime controller of reproductive function (Fink, 1988). It performs this function, after being secreted from the hypothalamus into the hypophysial portal circulation, by binding and activating specific receptors on gonadotrophs (Stojilkovic et al, 1994).
KeywordsMelanoma Cell Cutaneous Malignant Melanoma LHRH Agonist Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction Analysis LHRH Analogue
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