thyrotropin
also thyrotrophin noun Etymology: thyrotropic, thyrotrophic Date: 1939 thyroid-stimulating hormone

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  • Thyrotropin — ⇒ thyrotropes Hormon …   Deutsch wörterbuch der biologie

  • thyrotropin — [thī rä′trəfinthī΄rə trō′pin, thī rä′trə pin] n. [ THYRO + TROP(HIC) + IN1] a hormone isolated from the anterior pituitary that stimulates the production of thyroxine in the thyroid: also thyrotrophin [thī rä′trəfin] …   English World dictionary

  • Thyrotropin — Thyreotropin, beta Untereinheit Größe 92 + 112 = 204 Aminosäuren (α + β) Struktur TSH = TSH α + TSH β Precursor …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • thyrotropin — A glycoprotein hormone produced by the anterior lobe of the hypophysis that stimulates the growth and function of the thyroid gland; it also is used as a diagnostic test to differentiate primary and sec …   Medical dictionary

  • thyrotropin — tireotropinas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Baltyminis adenohipofizės hormonas. atitikmenys: angl. thyroid stimulating hormone; thyroidic stimulating hormone; thyrotropin rus. тиреотропин; тиреотропный гормон …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • thyrotropin — See thyroid stimulating hormone …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • thyrotropin — /thuy reuh troh pin, thuy ro treuh /, n. Biochem. an anterior pituitary hormone that regulates the activity of the thyroid gland. Also, thyrotrophin /thuy reuh troh fin, thuy ro treuh /. Also called thyroid stimulating hormone. [1935 40; THYRO +… …   Universalium

  • Thyrotropin — Thy|ro|tro|pin [↑ thyreo u. ↑ tropin], das; s, e; Syn.: thyreotropes Hormon, thyroidstimulierendes Hormon (TSH), (von der WHO bevorzugt:) Thyrotrophin: ein glandotropes Glykoprotein mit 211 Aminosäuren u. MG 28 000, das verantwortlich ist für die …   Universal-Lexikon

  • thyrotropin — [ˌθʌɪrə(ʊ) trəʊpɪn] (also thyrotrophin trəʊfɪn) noun Biochemistry a glycoprotein hormone secreted by the pituitary gland which regulates the production of thyroid hormones …   English new terms dictionary

  • thyrotropin — thy·rot·ro·pin …   English syllables

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