Gene Symbol: LHCGR
Description: luteinizing hormone/choriogonadotropin receptor
Alias: LH/CG-R, LHR, LSH-R, lutropin-choriogonadotropic hormone receptor
Species: sheep

Top Publications

  1. Bacich D, Rohan R, Norman R, Rodgers R. Characterization and relative abundance of alternatively spliced luteinizing hormone receptor messenger ribonucleic acid in the ovine ovary. Endocrinology. 1994;135:735-44 pubmed
    Complementary DNA (cDNA) clones encoding the LH receptor (LHR) were recently isolated from pig, rat, mouse, and human testes or ovaries...
  2. Hogg K, McNeilly A, Duncan W. Prenatal androgen exposure leads to alterations in gene and protein expression in the ovine fetal ovary. Endocrinology. 2011;152:2048-59 pubmed publisher
    ..However, there was a reduction in the expression of StAR, CYP11A, CYP17, and LHR at d 90 of gestation...
  3. Wang L, Zhang W, Gao Q, Wang F. Expression of the luteinizing hormone receptor (LHR) gene in ovine non-gonadal tissues during estrous cycle. Genet Mol Res. 2012;11:3766-80 pubmed publisher
    ..The function of LH is mediated by luteinizing hormone receptor (LHR)...
  4. Regan S, McFarlane J, O Shea T, Andronicos N, Arfuso F, Dharmarajan A, et al. Flow cytometric analysis of FSHR, BMRR1B, LHR and apoptosis in granulosa cells and ovulation rate in merino sheep. Reproduction. 2015;150:151-63 pubmed publisher
    ..FSHR), transforming growth factor beta type 1, bone morphogenetic protein receptor (BMPR1B), and LH receptor (LHR) in BB sheep...