LHCGR

Summary

Gene Symbol: LHCGR
Description: luteinizing hormone/choriogonadotropin receptor
Alias: LHR, lutropin-choriogonadotropic hormone receptor, LH/CG-R, LSH-R, luteinizing hormone receptor precursor variant 1, luteinizing hormone receptor precursor variant 2, luteinizing hormone receptor precursor variant 3, luteinizing hormone receptor precursor variant 4, lutropin-choriogonadotropin receptor
Species: pig

Top Publications

  1. Yerle M, Galman O, Lahbib Mansais Y, Gellin J. Localization of the pig luteinizing hormone/choriogonadotropin receptor gene (LHCGR) by radioactive and nonradioactive in situ hybridization. Cytogenet Cell Genet. 1992;59:48-51 pubmed
    The porcine gene for luteinizing hormone/choriogonadotropin receptor (LHCGR) was localized to chromosome 3q2.2----q2.3 using radioactive and nonradioactive in situ hybridization...
  2. Loosfelt H, Misrahi M, Atger M, Salesse R, Vu Hai Luu Thi M, Jolivet A, et al. Cloning and sequencing of porcine LH-hCG receptor cDNA: variants lacking transmembrane domain. Science. 1989;245:525-8 pubmed
    ..The messenger RNA was expressed in COS-7 cells, yielding a protein that bound hCG with the same affinity as the testicular receptor. ..
  3. Bukovsky A, Indrapichate K, Fujiwara H, Cekanova M, Ayala M, Dominguez R, et al. Multiple luteinizing hormone receptor (LHR) protein variants, interspecies reactivity of anti-LHR mAb clone 3B5, subcellular localization of LHR in human placenta, pelvic floor and brain, and possible role for LHR in the development of abnormal pregn. Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 2003;1:46 pubmed
    Distinct luteinizing hormone receptor (LHR) protein variants exist due to the posttranslational modifications...