Gynecol Endocrinol 2017 Jun 24:1-4. Epub 2017 Jun 24.
a Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology , Affiliated Hospital, Logistical College of Chinese People's Armed Police Forces , Tianjin , PR China.
Ghrelin, an endoggenous for the growth hormone secretagogue receptor, has been shown to participate in the regulation of energy homeostasis and pituitary hormone secretion. Obestatin, encoded by the same gene as ghrelin, is described as a physiological opponent of ghrelin. Ghrelin and obestatin are altered in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), which is characterized by insulin resistance and pituitary hormone secretion disorder. Read More