melanoliberin

(redirected from melanotropin-releasing factor)

mel·an·o·li·ber·in

(mel'ă-nō-lib'ĕr-in),
A hexapeptide similar to oxytocin; it stimulates release of melanotropin.
[melanotropin + L. libero, to free, + -in]

mel·an·o·li·ber·in

(mel'ă-nō-lib'ĕr-in)
A hexapeptide similar to oxytocin; it stimulates the release of melanotropin.
Synonym(s): melanotropin-releasing factor, melanotropin-releasing hormone.
[melanotropin + L. libero, to free, + -in]