GHRF


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GHRF

, GH-RF
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GHRF

Abbrev. for GROWTH HORMONE releasing factor.
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Note: CRF - corticotropin releasing factor; TRH - thyrotropin releasing hormone; GHRF - growth hormone releasing factor, SOM-somatostatin; ACTH-adrenocorticotropin; GH - growth hormone; LH - leutinizing hormones; FSH - follicle-stimulating hormone; PRL - prolactin; NK - natural killer cell; IFN - interferon; IL - interleukin
Felix says GHRF supplementation might offer several advantages over conventional growth-hormone therapy.
The similarity between growth hormone in humans and in many other species led Felix's team to explore livestock applications of the GHRF as well.