Animal Hormone Characterization Assays

 

HormoneAssay Reference
Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH) hCG-augmented ovarian weight-gain assay.Endocrinology, 69:604 (1953).
Growth Hormone (GH)
Body weight-gain assay - hypophysectomized rats. Endocrinology, 30:1 (1942)
Luteinizing Hormone (LH)
Ovarian ascorbic acid depletion assay.Endocrinology,73:285 (1963)
Pregnant Mare Serum Gonadotropin (PMSG)___
Ovarian weight-gain method.Endocrinology,73:285 (1963)
Prolactin (PRL)
Pigeon crop sac weight-gain method. American J. Physiol., 105:191 (1953).
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) Chick thyroidal 32P uptake assay. J. Clin. Endocrin, Metab., 31:331 (1970).