Hypothalamic Releasing Hormone

Any of several hormones produced in the hypothalamus and carried by a vein to the anterior pituitary gland where they stimulate the release of anterior pituitary hormones; each releasing hormone causes the anterior pituitary to secrete a specific hormone.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Hypothalamic_Releasing_Hormone&oldid=53450"
First | Previous (Hypothalamic Releasing Factor) | Next (Hypothalamic hormones) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.