follicle-stimulating hormone activity Gene Set

Dataset GO Molecular Function Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type molecular function
Description The action characteristic of follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH), a gonadotrophic glycoprotein hormone secreted, in mammals, by the anterior pituitary gland. Upon receptor binding, FSH stimulates growth of Graafian follicles in the ovaries in females, and stimulates the epithelium of the seminiferous tubules to increase spermatogenesis. (Gene Ontology, GO_0016913)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0016913
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1 genes performing the follicle-stimulating hormone activity molecular function from the curated GO Molecular Function Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
FSHB follicle stimulating hormone, beta polypeptide