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Cell Culture of Mammalian Endometrium and Synthesis of Blastokinin in vitro

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Science  15 Feb 1974:
Vol. 183, Issue 4125, pp. 668-670
DOI: 10.1126/science.183.4125.668


Endometrial cells obtained from mature female estrous rabbits can be grown in cell culture with the aid of insulin. These cells, after several days in culture, are capable of synthesizing blastokinin by induction with progesterone for 48 hours.