"Growth Hormone" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A polypeptide that is secreted by the adenohypophysis (PITUITARY GLAND, ANTERIOR). Growth hormone, also known as somatotropin, stimulates mitosis, cell differentiation and cell growth. Species-specific growth hormones have been synthesized.
- Growth Hormone
- Pituitary Growth Hormone
- Growth Hormone, Pituitary
Growth Hormone, Recombinant
- Growth Hormone, Recombinant
- Pituitary Growth Hormones, Recombinant
- Recombinant Pituitary Growth Hormones
- Recombinant Growth Hormones
- Growth Hormones, Recombinant
- Recombinant Growth Hormone
- Somatotropins, Recombinant
- Somatotropin, Recombinant
- Recombinant Somatotropin
- Growth Hormones Pituitary, Recombinant
- Recombinant Somatotropins
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