Genomics and genetics of gonadotropin beta subunit genes

1. Nagirnaja L, Venclovas Č, Rull K, Jonas KC, Peltoketo H, Christiansen OB, Kairys V, Kivi G, Steffensen R, Huhtaniemi IT, Laan M. (2012). Structural and functional analysis of rare missense mutations in human chorionic gonadotrophin β-subunit. Mol Human Reprod, 18(8), 379 - 390.  

2. Nagirnaja L, Rull K, Uusküla L, Hallast P, Grigorova M, Laan, M. (2010) Genomics and genetics of gonadotropin beta subunit genes: unique FSHB and duplicated LHB/CGB loci. Mol Cell Endocrinology, 329(1-2), 4 - 16.  

 3. Rull K, Hallast P, Uusküla L, Jackson J, Punab M, Salumets A, Campbell R, Laan M. (2008). Fine scale quantification of HCG beta gene transcription in human trophoblastic and non-malignant non-trophoblastic tissues. Mol Human Reprod, 14(1), 23 - 31.  

 4. Hallast P, Rull K, Laan M. (2007). The evolution and genomic landscape of CGB1 and CGB2 genes. Mol Cell Endocrinol, 260-262, 2 - 11.  

 5. Grigorova M, Rull K, Laan M. (2007). Haplotype structure of FSHB, the beta-subunit gene for fertility-associated follicle-stimulating hormone: possible influence of balancing selection. Ann Hum Genet., 71(Part 1), 18 - 28.  
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