gonadotrope, gonadotrop, gonadotroph

a basophilic cell of the anterior pituitary specialized to secrete follicle-stimulating hormone or luteinizing hormone.
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57 mM cysteine, 10 IU/mL human chorionic gonadotrop, 10 IU/mL pregnant mare serum gonadotropin, 10 ng/mL epidermal growth factor, 10% porcine follicular fluid, 75 [micro]g/mL penicillin G, and 50 [micro]g/mL streptomycin).
Interaction of GnRH with its receptors on the pituitary gonadotrop cells induces the release of pituitary gonadotropin hormones, which in turn regulate gonadal steroidogenesis and gametogenesis in both sexes (1).