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Follicle Stimulating Hormone, beta Subunit MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Follicle Stimulating Hormone, beta Subunit
Tree Number(s)
D06.472.699.322.576.288.500
D06.472.699.631.525.343.288.500
D12.644.548.691.525.343.288.500
Unique ID
D037201
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D037201
Scope Note
The beta subunit of follicle stimulating hormone. It is a 15-kDa glycopolypeptide. Full biological activity of FSH requires the non-covalently bound heterodimers of an alpha and a beta subunit. Mutation of the FSHB gene causes delayed puberty, or infertility.
Entry Term(s)
FSH, beta Chain
FSH, beta Subunit
FSH-beta
Follicle Stimulating Hormone, beta Polypeptide Chain
Follicle-Stimulating Hormone, beta Subunit
Registry Number
0
Previous Indexing
Follicle Stimulating Hormone (1963-2002)
Public MeSH Note
2003; FOLLICLE STIMULATING HORMONE, BETA SUBUNIT was indexed under FOLLICLE STIMULATING HORMONE 2002; FOLLICLE STIMULATING HORMONE, BETA SUBUNIT was indexed under FSH 1963-2001
History Note
2003; use FOLLICLE STIMULATING HORMONE, BETA SUBUNIT (NM) 1983-2002
Date Established
2003/01/01
Date of Entry
2002/07/03
Revision Date
2012/07/03
Follicle Stimulating Hormone, beta Subunit Preferred
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