mammotropin


mammotropin
mam·mo·tro·pin -'trōp-ən also mam·mo·tro·phin -'trō-fən n PROLACTIN

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mam·mo·tro·pin (mamґo-tro″pin) prolactin.

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  • Mammotropin — Mam|mo|tro|pin [lat. mamma = weibliche Brust, Euter, Zitze; ↑ tropin], das; s, e; Syn.: mammotropes Hormon: svw. ↑ Prolactin. * * * Mammotropin   [lateinisch griechisch] das, s, das Prolaktin …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Mammotropin — Mam|mo|tro|pin* das; s <zu ↑...in> svw. ↑Prolaktin …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • mammotropin, mammotrophin — Obsolete term for prolactin …   Medical dictionary

  • Glands and hormones of the human endocrine system — ▪ Table Glands and hormones of the human endocrine system gland or tissue principal hormone function testis testosterone stimulates development of male sex organs and secondary sex characteristics, including facial hair growth and increased… …   Universalium

  • prolactin — A protein hormone of the anterior lobe of the hypophysis that stimulates the secretion of milk and possibly, during pregnancy, breast growth. SYN: galactopoietic hormone, lactation hormone …   Medical dictionary

  • Prolactin — Pro|lac|tịn 〈n. 11〉 = Prolaktin * * * Pro|lac|tin [↑ pro , ↑ Lact u. ↑ in (3)], das; s, e; Abk.: PRL; veraltete Syn.: luteotropes Hormon (LTH) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Prolaktin — Pro|lak|tin 〈n. 11〉 ein Peptidhormon, das die Milchbildung bei weibl. Säugetieren (einschl. Mensch) anregt; oV Prolactin [<lat. pro „vor“ + lac, Gen. lactis „Milch“] * * * Pro|lak|tin, das; s, e [zu lat. pro = für; zugunsten von u. lac (Gen.:… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Somatomammotropin — So|ma|to|mam|mo|tro|pin [↑ Somato u. ↑ Mammotropin] svw. ↑ Choriomammotropin …   Universal-Lexikon