TITLE

Growth hormone releasing factors

AUTHOR(S)
Davies, R. R.; Johnston, D. G.
PUB. DATE
January 1987
SOURCE
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jan1987, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author comments on a study by N. Ling and co-workers which deals with attempts at extracting and sequencing human growth hormone-releasing hormone (GHRH). The researchers successfully isolated both a 44 and a 40 amino acid peptide from 1032 human pituitary stalk-hypothalamic median eminences which had been preserved by freezing. The author also reviews data in literature about GHRH deficiency.
ACCESSION #
22820939

 

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