Isolation and Characterization of Hypothalamic Peptide Hormones

  • R. Burgus
  • M. Amoss
  • P. Brazeau
  • M. Brown
  • N. Ling
  • C. Rivier
  • J. Rivier
  • W. Vale
  • J. Villarreal
Part of the Current topics in Molecular Endocrinology book series (CTME, volume 3)


The existence of peptides in the hypothalamus which are involved in the control of release of pituitary hormones is now well established; several have been isolated and chemically characterized and much is being learned about the physiological and chemical properties of their synthetic replicates and analogs.


Luteinizing Hormone Follicle Stimulate Hormone Myelin Basic Protein Pituitary Hormone Luteinizing Hormone Release 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Burgus
    • 1
  • M. Amoss
    • 2
  • P. Brazeau
    • 3
  • M. Brown
    • 1
  • N. Ling
    • 1
  • C. Rivier
    • 1
  • J. Rivier
    • 1
  • W. Vale
    • 1
  • J. Villarreal
    • 1
  1. 1.Salk Institute for Biological StudiesLa JollaUSA
  2. 2.McGill UniversityMontrealCanada
  3. 3.Texas A & M UniversityCollege StationUSA

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