luteotropin
or luteotrophin noun Date: 1941 prolactin

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  • Luteotropin — Luteinisierendes Hormon, beta Untereinheit Größe 92 + 121 = 213 Aminosäuren (α + β) Struktur LH = LH α + LH β Bezeichner …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • luteotropin — /looh tee euh troh pin/, n. prolactin. [1940 45; LUTEOTROP(IC) + IN2] * * * …   Universalium

  • Luteotropin — Lu|te|o|tro|pin 〈n. 11〉 = Prolactin * * * lu|te|o|tro|pes Hor|mon, Lu|te|o|tro|pin [nlat. Corpus luteum= Gelbkörper (Med.; lat. luteus = gelb, goldgelb); ↑ trop] svw. ↑ Prolactin. * * * Lu|te|o|tro|pin, das; s, e [vgl. ↑ …   Universal-Lexikon

  • luteotropin — lu·teo·tro·pin .lüt ē ə trō pən or lu·teo·tro·phin fən n PROLACTIN * * * lu·te·o·tro·pin (looґte o tro″pin) prolactin …   Medical dictionary

  • Luteotropin — Lu|te|o|tro|pin* das; s, e <zu ↑...trop u. ↑...in> svw. ↑Prolaktin …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • luteotropin — n. prolactin, hormone which stimulates milk production …   English contemporary dictionary

  • luteotropin — lu·teotro·pin …   English syllables

  • luteotropin — lu•te•o•tro•pin [[t]ˌlu ti əˈtroʊ pɪn[/t]] n. biochem. prolactin …   From formal English to slang

  • luteotropin — noun gonadotropic hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary; in females it stimulates growth of the mammary glands and lactation after parturition • Syn: ↑prolactin, ↑lactogenic hormone • Hypernyms: ↑lactogen, ↑gonadotropin, ↑gonadotrophin,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • anterior pituitary luteotropin — Biochem. prolactin. * * * …   Universalium

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