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ghrelin

Known as: Ghrelin [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A 28-amino acid, acylated, orexigenic peptide that is a ligand for GROWTH HORMONE SECRETAGOGUE RECEPTORS. Ghrelin is widely expressed but primarily… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Small synthetic molecules called growth hormone secretagogues (GHSs) stimulate the release of growth hormone (GH) from the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Ghrelin, a circulating appetite-inducing hormone, is derived from a prohormone by posttranslational processing. On the basis of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Background Sleep duration may be an important regulator of body weight and metabolism. An association between short habitual… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Ghrelin is an acylated peptide that stimulates the release of growth hormone from the pituitary. Ghrelin-producing neurons are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Ghrelin is a recently identified endogenous ligand for the growth hormone secretagogue receptor. It is synthesized predominantly… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The recently discovered orexigenic peptide ghrelin is produced primarily by the stomach and circulates in blood at levels that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Ghrelin is a novel endogenous natural ligand for the growth hormone (GH) secretagogue receptor that has recently been isolated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Ghrelin, a circulating growth hormone-releasing peptide derived from the stomach, stimulates food intake. The lowest systemically… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The discovery of the peptide hormone ghrelin, an endogenous ligand for the growth hormone secretagogue (GHS) receptor, yielded… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Small synthetic molecules called growth-hormone secretagogues (GHSs) stimulate the release of growth hormone (GH) from the… Expand
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