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Recombinant Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (Code C528)

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Preferred Name: Recombinant Human Chorionic Gonadotropin

Definition: A recombinant therapeutic agent which is chemically identical to or similar to the endogenous glycoprotein hormone human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG). HCG binds to cells of the corpus luteum, thereby stimulating progesterone production and helping to maintain a secretory endometrium. (NCI04)

Label: Recombinant Human Chorionic Gonadotropin

NCI Thesaurus Code: C528 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0592007  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Follutein
GONADOTROPHIN, CHORIONIC
Gonadotropin, Chorionic
hCG
Human Chorionic Gonadotropin
LDI-200
Novarel
Pregnyl
Profasi
Recombinant Human Chorionic Gonadotropin
rhCG

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 9002-61-3 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code 20ED16GHEB
NSC Code 707151 (see NCI DTP info)
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 40650
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 40650 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0592007

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C528
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Therapeutic_Human_Chorionic_Gonadotropin
Semantic_Type Amino Acid, Peptide, or Protein
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C528

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