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Cell Biology International (2004) 28, 463469 (Printed in Great Britain)
Suppressing effects of bisphenol A on the secretory function of ovine anterior pituitary cells
K Katohab*, A Matsudaab, A Ishigamiab, S Yonekuraab, H Ishiwataab, C Chenab and Y Obaraab
aDepartment of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku University, Amamiyamachi, Aoba-ku, Sendai 981-8555, Japan
bPrince Henry's Institute of Medical Research, P.O. Box 5152, Clayton, Victoria 3168, Australia
We investigated the action of bisphenol A (BPA) on cellular GH release and content, cell number, GHmRNA expression, and concentrations of cellular cyclic AMP ([cAMP]
Key words: Bisphenol A, GH release, Sheep, Anterior pituitary cells, Cyclic AMP, Cytosolic calcium, GHmRNA.
*Corresponding author. Department of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku University, Amamiyamachi, Aoba-ku, Sendai 981-8555, Japan. Tel.: +81-22-717-8700; fax: +81-22-717-8701.
Received 28 August 2003; accepted 25 March 2004doi:10.1016/j.cellbi.2004.03.016