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Somatostatin (SRIF), a hypothalamic inhibitor of pituitary growth hormone (GH) and thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) secretion, binds to five distinct receptor (SSTR) subtypes. We therefore tested(More)
Leptin, a circulating hormone secreted by adipocytes, communicates peripheral nutritional status to hypothalamic centers affecting satiety, energy expenditure, and body weight. The intact leptin(More)
Previously, we have shown somatostatin receptor (SSTR) subtype-specific regulation of growth hormone (GH), thyroid-stimulating hormone, and prolactin (PRL) secretion in human fetal pituitary(More)