growth hormone-releasing factor

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Related to Growth hormone releasing hormone: somatostatin, Gonadotropin releasing hormone
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Noun1.growth hormone-releasing factor - 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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Growth Hormone releasing peptides have shown on its own to robustly increase IGF-1 levels, and even greater results occurred when used with Growth Hormone Releasing Hormone (GHRH) to which also stimulates the pituitary gland to produce increased natural secretion of human growth hormone.
1) Hypersecretion of growth hormone releasing hormone (GHRH) is rare manifestation of NECT; however half of such cases are found with MEN-1.
This formula proves to be an analog of growth hormone releasing hormone, or GHRH.
Clinical applications of growth hormone releasing hormone.
During aging there are several changes which contribute to the decline in GH/IGF-I including changes in signal to the somatotrophs from growth hormone releasing hormone, somatostatin and other factors such as body composition, exercise, diet and sleep.
Low doses of either intravenously or orally administered arginine are able to enhance growth hormone response to growth hormone releasing hormone in elderly subjects.
TSX: LAB), an integrated drug development company focused on the inhalation market, today announced that, after completion of a successful dose-response trial, it has selected the first clinical indication for which it intends to evaluate the efficacy of its Growth Hormone Releasing Hormone (GHRH) analogue.
While investigating some of these synthetic drugs that stimulate the release of growth hormone, researchers discovered that several don't work through the brain's well-known triggering agent, which is called growth hormone releasing hormone.
announced today that data demonstrating the effectiveness of its plasmid-based growth hormone releasing hormone (pGHRH) technology was recently published in the peer-reviewed journal Molecular Therapy in a paper entitled, "A Comparison of the Growth Responses Following Intramuscular GHRH Plasmid Administration Versus Daily Growth Hormone Injections in Young Pigs.
CJC-1295, which is a tetra substituted 30-amino acid peptide hormone, primarily functioning as a growth hormone releasing hormone (GHRH) analog.
TSX: AEZ; NASDAQ: AEZS) today announced that it has entered into a license and collaboration agreement with Tulane University, in New Orleans, for the development of Growth Hormone Releasing Hormone (GH-RH) antagonists, a novel class of potential anti-cancer agents.
html), of their work related to the Company's leading Growth Hormone Releasing Hormone (GHRH) gene therapy product for the treatment of cancer-related anemia in companion dogs with spontaneous malignancies (Bodles-Brakhop et al.

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