GHRP Historical Perspective

  title={GHRP Historical Perspective},
  author={Cyril Yarling Bowers},
The growth hormone releasing peptides (GHRPs), in contrast to growth hormone releasing hormone (GHRH), were invented rather than discovered. “Reverse pharmacology,” a term recently proposed by Michael Conn, was suggested to designate the developmental GHRP process (1). GHRPs and their mimetics will undoubtedly have a clinical role in the future. Two immediate future objectives of salient importance will be isolation and identification of the putative native hormone for which GHRPs are mimetics… CONTINUE READING