cortin


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cor·tin

 (kôr′tn)
n.
An extract of the adrenal cortex containing a mixture of hormones.

cortin

(ˈkɔːtɪn)
n
an adrenal cortex extract containing cortisone and other hormones
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These diseases are believed to have a genetic basis and have been linked to mutations and/or deletions in the double cortin (DCX), filamin-1, LISI, reelin (RENL), tubulin (TUBA1A), and aristaless-related homeobox (ARX) genes, (DOBYNS et al.
The cortin hormone, when depleted, contributes to indigestion.
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