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The prolactin receptor: Diverse and emerging roles in pathophysiology

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This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC-ND. Investigations over two decades have revised understanding of the prolactin hormone. Long thought to be merely a lactogenic hormone, its list of functions has been extended to include: reproduction, islet differentiation, adipocyte control and immune modulation. Prolactin functions by binding cell-surface expressed prolactin receptor, initiating signaling cascades, primarily utilizing Janus kinase-signal transducer and activator of transcr...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.1016/j.jcte.2015.05.001

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, RDM, OCDEM
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Author
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Clinical and Translational Endocrinology Journal website
Volume:
2
Issue:
3
Pages:
85-91
Publication date:
2015-09-05
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EISSN:
2214-6237
ISSN:
2214-6237
URN:
uuid:47267852-562b-4a12-b192-408193146576
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566553
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pubs:566553

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