Dr. CV Rao
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Phone Number: 502-852-5688
Area of Interest:Nongonadal actions of LH and chorionic gonadotropin
Goodarzi MO, Dawson D, Li X, Lei ZM, Shintaku P, Rao ChV, Van Herle AJ (2003) Virilization in bilateral macronodular adrenal hyperplasia controlled by the luteinizing hormone receptor. J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 88:73-77.
Rao SC, Li X, Rao ChV, Magnuson DSK (2003) Human chorionic gonadotropin/luteinizing hormone receptor expression in the adult rodent spinal cord. Neurosci Lett, 336:135-138.
Zhang YM, Rao ChV,* Lei ZM (2003) Macrophages in human reproductive tissues contain luteinizing hormone/chorionic gonadotropin receptors. Am J Reprod Immunol, 49: 93-100. (*Corresponding author)
Lei ZM, Zou W, Mishra S, Li X, Rao ChV (2003) Epididymal phenotype in LH receptor knockout animals and its responses to testosterone replacement therapy. Biol Reprod, 68: 888-895.
Yang M, Lei ZM, Rao ChV (2003) The central role of human chorionic gonadotropin in the formation of human placental syncytium. Endocrinology, 144: 1108-1120.
Mishra S, Lei ZM, Rao ChV (2003) A novel role of luteinizing hormone in the embryo development in cocultures. Biol Reprod, 68: 1455-1462.
Than NG, Itakura A, Rao ChV, Nohira T, Toth P, Mansell JP, Isaka K, Nishi H, Takayama M, Than GN (2003) Clinical applications of pregnancy-related proteins - A Workshop Report. Trophoblast Research, 17: S60-S64.
Lin PC, Li X, Lei ZM, Rao ChV (2003) Human cervix contains functional luteinizing hormone/ human chorionic gonadotropin receptors. J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 88: 3409-3414.