TSH releasing factor
A tripeptide produced by the hypothalamus that stimulates the anterior pituitary to release thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH).

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Releasing hormone — A releasing hormone or releasing factor is a hormone whose main purpose is to control the release of another hormone. The main releasing hormones secreted by the hypothalamus are:*Thyrotropin releasing hormone (TRH), *Corticotropin releasing… …   Wikipedia

  • TSH-RF — Abbreviation for thyroid stimulating hormone releasing factor. * * * thyroid stimulating hormone releasing factor …   Medical dictionary

  • TSH-RF — • thyroid stimulating hormone releasing factor …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • Releasing-Faktor — Releasing Hormone, auch Liberine, sind Neuropeptide, die in bestimmten Kerngebieten im Hypothalamus gebildet werden. Die Nerven enden in der Eminentia mediana (einem Neurohämalorgan am unteren Rand des Hypothalamus). Hier werden unter der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Releasing-Hormon — Releasing Hormone, auch Liberine, sind Neuropeptide, die in bestimmten Kerngebieten im Hypothalamus gebildet werden. Die Nerven enden in der Eminentia mediana (einem Neurohämalorgan am unteren Rand des Hypothalamus). Hier werden unter der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Releasing-Hormone — Releasing Hormone, auch Liberine, sind Neuropeptide, die in bestimmten Kerngebieten im Hypothalamus gebildet werden. Die Nerven enden in der Eminentia mediana (einem Neurohämalorgan am unteren Rand des Hypothalamus). Hier werden unter der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • factor — 1. One of the contributing causes in any action. 2. One of the components that by multiplication makes up a number or expression. 3. SYN: gene. 4. A vitamin or other essential element. 5. An event, characteristic, or other definable entity that …   Medical dictionary

  • Thyrotropin-releasing hormone — protein Name = thyrotropin releasing hormone caption = Structural formula of TRH width = 200 HGNCid = 12298 Symbol = TRH AltSymbols = EntrezGene = 7200 OMIM = 275120 RefSeq = NM 007117 UniProt = P20396 PDB = ECnumber = Chromosome = 3 Arm = q Band …   Wikipedia

  • Corticotropin-releasing hormone — PDB rendering based on 1go9 …   Wikipedia

  • Corticotropin-releasing hormone receptor — 1 Identifiers Symbol CRHR1 Alt. symbols CRHR Entrez 1394 …   Wikipedia

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