Somatotropin-Releasing Hormone

Known as: Growth Hormone Releasing Factor 44, Growth Hormone Releasing Factor, GRF 1-44 
This protein belongs to the glucagon family and is a preproprotein that is produced in the hypothalamus. The preproprotein is cleaved to form a 44 aa… (More)

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2003
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2003
Ghrelin, a 28-amino acid octanoylated peptide, has recently been identified in rat stomach as an endogenous ligand for the GH… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND & AIMS Visceral sensory information is transmitted to the brain through the afferent vagus nerve. Ghrelin, a peptide… (More)
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2002
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2002
The subtilisin-like proprotein convertases PC1/3 (SPC3) and PC2 (SPC2) are believed to be the major endoproteolytic processing… (More)
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2001
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2001
An endogenous ligand for the GH secretagogue-receptor (GHS-receptor) has recently been isolated, from both the rat and the human… (More)
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2001
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2001
The synergistic relationship between GH-releasing secretagogue (GHS) and GH-releasing hormone (GHRH) with respect to GH secretion… (More)
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1998
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1998
The adipose tissue-derived hormone leptin regulates body weight homeostasis by decreasing food intake and increasing energy… (More)
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1997
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1997
Growth hormone release is under tight control by two hypothalamic hormones: growth hormone-releasing hormone and somatostatin. In… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) is the principal neuroregulator of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis and plays… (More)
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1993
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1993
The molecular basis for the little (lit) mouse phenotype, characterized by a hypoplastic anterior pituitary gland, is the… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
In Snell (dw) and Jackson (dwJ) dwarf mice, mutations in the gene encoding Pit-1, a tissue-specific POU-domain transcription… (More)
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