Gonadotropin surge-attenuating factor

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Gonadotropin surge-attenuating factor (GnSAF) is a nonsteroidal ovarian hormone which is involved in the regulation of gonadotropin secretion and the menstrual cycle.[1] A marked decline in GnSAF activity in the late follicular phase allows for the expression of the mid-cycle gonadotropin surge and ovulation in women.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Messinis IE, Messini CI, Anifandis G, Garas A, Daponte A (2018). "Gonadotropin Surge-Attenuating Factor: A Nonsteroidal Ovarian Hormone Controlling GnRH-Induced LH Secretion in the Normal Menstrual Cycle". Vitam. Horm. 107: 263–286. doi:10.1016/bs.vh.2018.01.002. PMID 29544633.