granulosa lutein cells

gran·u·lo·sa lu·te·in cells

cells derived from the membrana granulosa of a mature ovarian follicle that secrete both estrogen and progesterone, and form the major component of the corpus luteum.
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Cotinine, has also been detected in granulosa lutein cells (1).
2] receptors are expressed in human granulosa lutein cells too.
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