Example sentences for: oxytocin

How can you use “oxytocin” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Also, an article demystifies love (just in time for Valentine's Day), explaining that a chemical called oxytocin, triggered by breast-feeding, makes mothers love their kids and mates.

  • This hormonal power was also observed by researchers studying oxytocin, a hormone that's present in human and other mammalian mothers at birth.

  • It has been reported that the exposure to lambdacarrageenan could specifically result in filament disassembly and loss of ME cells [ 34 ] . In contrast, exposure to oxytocin could substantially enhance ME cell differentiation and proliferation in mouse breasts [ 35 ] . In addition, these SMA-negative ME cells might be newly formed through stem-cell-mediated proliferation and are in the transition to a terminally differentiated status.

  • It is also bad news that breast-feeding, which adoptive mothers usually can't do, releases the bonding hormone oxytocin.

  • By the way, the synthetic version of oxytocin, Pitocin, is what doctors use to induce labor.

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