melanophore-stimulating hormone
melanophore-stimulating hormone n MELANOCYTE-STIMULATING HORMONE

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  • melanophore-stimulating hormone — noun see melanocyte stimulating hormone …   Useful english dictionary

  • melanocyte-stimulating hormone — n either of two vertebrate hormones of the pituitary gland that darken the skin by stimulating melanin dispersion in pigment containing cells abbr. MSH called also intermedin, melanophore stimulating hormone, melanotropin …   Medical dictionary

  • Melanocyte-stimulating hormone — proopiomelanocortin (adrenocorticotropin/ beta lipotropin/ alpha melanocyte stimulating hormone/ beta melanocyte stimulating hormone/ beta endorphin) Identifiers Symbol POMC Entrez 5443 …   Wikipedia

  • MSH — Abbreviation for melanocyte stimulating hormone. * * * medical self help; melanocyte stimulating hormone; melanophore stimulating hormone; message header; Multicenter Study of Hydroxyurea * * * MSH abbr melanocyte stimulating hormone * * * see… …   Medical dictionary

  • MSH — • medical self help; • melanocyte stimulating hormone; • melanophore stimulating hormone; • message header; • Multicenter Study of Hydroxyurea …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • μ Gy microgray — malignant histiocytosis; malignant hyperpyrexia; malignant hypertension; malignant hyperthermia; mammotropic hormone; mannoheptulose; marital history; medial hypothalamus; medical history; melanophore stimulating hormone; menstrual history;… …   Medical dictionary

  • MH — malignant histiocytosis; malignant hyperpyrexia; malignant hypertension; malignant hyperthermia; mammotropic hormone; mannoheptulose; marital history; medial hypothalamus; medical history; melanophore stimulating hormone; menstrual history;… …   Medical dictionary

  • Melanocortin 1 receptor — (alpha melanocyte stimulating hormone receptor) Identifiers Symbols MC1R; CMM5; MGC14337; MSH R; SHEP2 External IDs …   Wikipedia

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  • Chromatophore — Chromatophores de Poisson zèbre à l obscurité (au dessus) et à la lumière (en dessous). Les chromatophores sont des cellules pigmentaires ou réfléchissant la lumière prése …   Wikipédia en Français

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