Prolactin as a hepatotrophic hormone

A. R. Buckley, D. H. Russell, D. W. Montgomery, C. W. Putnam

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In this report, we describe a distinctive hepatic cytosolic factor, induced either by PRL treatment or by partial hepatectomy, which is potently mitogenic in the lactogen-sensitive Nb2 lymphoma bioassay system and which may modulate hepatocyte proliferation after resection.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)706-709
Number of pages4
JournalTransplantation Proceedings
Issue number1 SUPPL. 1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988

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  • Surgery
  • Transplantation

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    Buckley, A. R., Russell, D. H., Montgomery, D. W., & Putnam, C. W. (1988). Prolactin as a hepatotrophic hormone. Transplantation Proceedings, 20(1 SUPPL. 1), 706-709.