ea0050p268 | Neuroendocrinology and Pituitary | SFEBES2017
, Gergics Peter
, Camper Sally
, Christian Helen
Choriogonadotrophin-alpha (Cga) is one of the first molecular markers for the developing pituitary gland previously known as alpha-subunit, common to thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH), luteinising hormone (LH) and follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH). Mice lacking Cga are hypogonadal and exhibit profound hypothyroidism and dwarfism. Light microscopy of Cga null mice has shown that pituitary thyrotrophs...