USMLE Forums

USMLE Forums (
-   USMLE Step 1 Forum (
-   -   Growth Hormone and Prolactin mode of action. (

donofitaly 09-23-2010 01:09 AM

Growth Hormone and Prolactin mode of action.
Do GH and Prolactin use Tyrosine Kinase pathway for their action? In FA2010 Errata it was pointed as a mistake but most other sources say it is the mode of action. Please help.

ashishkabir 09-23-2010 06:20 AM

Yeah - I think it uses a JAK-STAT pathway - here:

What is a JAK-STAT pathway you ask? Here you go :)

I'm not sure how much of this detail is essential - but here it is anyway...

Syndromic 09-23-2010 02:23 PM

Found a related great talk
Guys, have a look at this great thread

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 04:10 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

USMLE® & other trade marks belong to their respective owners, read full disclaimer
USMLE Forums created under Creative Commons 3.0 License. (2009-2019)