In Vitro Studies on the Secretion of Human Prolactin and Growth Hormone

  • François Cesselin
  • Françoise Peillon
Part of the Biochemical Endocrinology book series (BIOEND)


The mechanisms that regulate the secretion of human prolactin (PRL) and growth hormone (GH) are varied and complex. No attempt will be made in this chapter to review in detail their neuroendocrine control or the multiplicity of physiological stimuli and pharmacological agents that are involved in their regulation.


Growth Hormone Pituitary Adenoma Growth Hormone Secretion Acromegalic Patient Growth Hormone Release 
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  • François Cesselin
    • 1
  • Françoise Peillon
    • 1
  1. 1.Service de Biochimie Médicale et Laboratoire d’Histologie-Embryologie (C.N.R.S. ERA 484)Faculté de Médecine Pitié-SalpêtrièreParis 13France

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