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  • choriogonadotropin — SYN: chorionic gonadotropin. * * * cho·rio·gon·a·do·tro·pin (kor″e o goґnə do tro″pin) chorionic gonadotropin …   Medical dictionary

  • Choriogonadotropin — Cho|ri|o|go|na|do|tro|pin: svw. ↑ Choriongonadotropin …   Universal-Lexikon

  • choriogonadotropin alfa — human chorionic gonadotropin (q.v.) produced by recombinant technology, used to induce ovulation and pregnancy in anovulatory women in whom the anovulation is secondary and not due to ovarian failure and to induce oocyte maturation in patients… …   Medical dictionary

  • Luteinizing hormone/choriogonadotropin receptor — The luteinizing hormone/choriogonadotropin receptor (LHCGR), also lutropin/choriogonadotropin receptor (LCGR) is a transmembrane receptor found in ovary, testis and extragonodal organs like uterus, that receptor interacts with both luteinizing… …   Wikipedia

  • FSH-receptor — Follicle stimulating hormone receptor PDB rendering based on 1xwd …   Wikipedia

  • chorionic gonadotropin — human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) (hCG) a two subunit glycopeptide hormone produced by syncytiotrophoblasts of the fetal placenta that maintains the function of the corpus luteum during the first few weeks of pregnancy, and is thought to promote …   Medical dictionary

  • Acetylcholine receptor — Acetylcholine An acetylcholine receptor (abbreviated AChR) is an integral membrane protein that responds to the binding of acetylcholine, a neurotransmitter. Contents …   Wikipedia

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  • Metabotropic receptor — is a subtype of membrane receptors at the surface or in vesicles of eukaryotic cells. In the nervous system, based on their structural and functional characteristics, neurotransmitter receptors can be classified into two broad categories:… …   Wikipedia

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