Growth Hormone and Prolactin

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Growth Hormone and Prolactin

Post by ladyk1989 » Fri Nov 25, 2011 5:19 am

if growth hormone and prolactin bind to the same receptor, why don't we produce milk upon growth?

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Post by Maatomaat » Fri Nov 25, 2011 6:46 am

Because receptor can distinguish between them.
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Post by ladyk1989 » Fri Nov 25, 2011 10:07 am

how so? any known mechanisms?

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