Alpha subunit of glycoprotein hormones

Alpha subunit of glycoprotein hormones


The Alpha subunit of glycoprotein hormones is a peptide formed by a gene found on chromosome 6. It serves as the alpha protein subunit for the following four hormones:

* Human chorionic gonadotropin
* Follicle-stimulating hormone
* Luteinizing hormone
* Thyroid stimulating hormone

ee also

* Glycoprotein

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