Definition of gonadotropin
: a gonadotropic hormone (such as follicle-stimulating hormone)
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Moonlight likely increases production of the hormone gonadotropin in these fish, which promotes gamete maturation.
In the 1960s, scientists developed chemical tests that searched directly for human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)—the tell-tale hormone that the frogs were reacting to.
Severe morning sickness is thought to be caused by high levels of the hormone human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), which is made by the placenta and produced mainly during the first trimester.
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