Amphiregulin mediates hCG-induced StAR expression and progesterone production in human granulosa cells
- Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
(issn: 2045-2322, eissn: 2045-2322)
mesheuropmc: endocrine system | urogenital system
Progesterone plays critical roles in maintaining a successful pregnancy at the early embryonic stage. Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) rapidly induces amphiregulin (AREG) expression. However, it remains unknown whether AREG mediates hCG-induced progesterone production...