Potent Action of RFamide-Related Peptide-3 on Pituitary Gonadotropes Indicative of a Hypophysiotropic Role in the Negative Regulation of Gonadotropin Secretion
Iain J Clarke, Ika P Sari, Yue Qi, Jeremy T Smith, Helena C Parkington, Takayoshi Ubuka, Javed Iqbal, Qun Li, Alan Tilbrook, Kevin Morgan, Adam J Pawson, Kazuyoshi Tsutsui, Robert P Millar, George E Bentley
Endocrinology | ENDOCRINE SOC | Published : 2008
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We thank Alix Rao, Alda Pereira, Bruce Doughton, and Lynda Morrish for technical support, and National Institutes of Health for assay reagents.Received April 22, 2008. Accepted June 30, 2008.Address all correspondence and requests for reprints to: Professor Iain Clarke, Department Physiology, Building 13F, Monash University, Clayton Victoria 3800, Australia. E-mail: email@example.com.The work was supported by grants from the National Science Foundation (IOB-0641188) and University California, Berkeley (to G. E. B.), and a Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research from the Ministry of Education, Science and Culture, Japan (16086206 and 18107002) (to K. T.). J.T.S. is supported by Monash University Strategic Grant ECD003.Disclosure Statement: The authors have nothing to disclose.