To show that a new oxytocin-vasotocin (OVT) like neurohypophyseal peptide, which has been identified in human plasma under estrogen stimulating conditions, plays a role in human reproduction. More specifically, the goals are to demonstrate a correlation between OVT and estrogen concentration in human subjects and to assess a possible role for OVT in labor.

Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
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Support Year
24
Fiscal Year
1993
Total Cost
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City
Torrance
State
CA
Country
United States
Zip Code
90502
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