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Noun1.GHRF - a releasing factor that accelerates the secretion of growth hormone by the anterior pituitary body
releasing factor, releasing hormone, RF - a substance produced by the hypothalamus that is capable of accelerating the secretion of a given hormone by the anterior pituitary gland
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Since protein synthesis in organism body and growth of the organism realize in the line consisted of hormones such as GHRF, GH, IGF called basically as somatotrop, effects of exercise on hormones included in this line have become more interesting (Galbo, 1985; Flanagan et al., 1997).
After earning her medical degree at the University of Illinois, Chicago, in 2006, she became part of the first class of residents to participate in the Global Health Residency/Fellowship Pathway (GHRF) at Duke University, Durham, N.C., which offers medical residents the opportunity to put their clinical skills to work overseas early on in their careers.
Competitive binding of [.sup.14]C-ATR and GHRF (43mers) to pituitary cells.