Gonadotropins are secreted and released by the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland. The GnRH hormone acts on the pituitary gland, which is responsible for the production of gonadotropins. Gonadotropins regulate the reproductive cycle in men and women.
By Neus Ferrando Gilabert BSc, MSc (embryologist) and Sandra Fernández BA, MA (fertility counselor).
Last Update: 04/30/2014