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Growth Hormone

"Growth Hormone" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Growth Hormone" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Growth Hormone" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 324 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 23 publications in 1994
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