Regulation of ghrelin secretion and action.


The pulsatile release of growth hormone (GH) from anterior pituitary gland is regulated by the interplay of at least two hypothalamic hormones, GH-releasing hormone (GHRH) and somatostatin, via their engagement with specific cell surface receptors on the anterior pituitary somatotroph. Furthermore, release of GH in vivo may also be controlled by a third… (More)


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@article{Camia2003RegulationOG, title={Regulation of ghrelin secretion and action.}, author={Jes{\'u}s P. Cami{\~n}a and Marcos C. Carreira and Dragan D Mici{\'c} and Manuel Pombo and Fahrettin Keleştimur and Carlos Di{\'e}guez and Felipe F F Casanueva}, journal={Endocrine}, year={2003}, volume={22 1}, pages={5-12} }