luliberin


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Related to luliberin: LH-RH, gonadoliberin

lu·lib·er·in

(lū-lib'ĕr-in),
Obsolete term for gonadotropin-releasing hormone.
[luteinizing hormone + L. libero, to free, + -in]

lu·lib·er·in

(lū-lib'ĕr-in)
A decapeptide hormone from the hypothalamus that stimulates the anterior pituitary to release both follicle-stimulating hormone and luteinizing hormone.
Compare: bioregulator
Synonym(s): luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone.
[luteinizing hormone + L. libero, to free, + -in]