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Chemical Human Growth Hormone

Name Human Growth Hormone
CAS Type 1 Name Somatotropin (human)
Equivalent Terms CryoTropin | Cryo Tropin | Cryo-Tropin | Genotonorm | Genotropin | Growth Hormone, Human | hGH (Human Growth Hormone) | Humatrope | Maxomat | Norditropin | Norditropine | Norditropin Simplexx | Nutropin | Omnitrope | Recombinant Human Growth Hormone (Mammalian) | r-hGH(m) | r-hGH-M | Saizen | Serostim | Somatotropin (Human) | Somatropin | Somatropin (Human) | Umatrope | Zomacton
CAS Registry Number 12629-01-5
Definition A 191-amino acid polypeptide hormone secreted by the human adenohypophysis (PITUITARY GLAND, ANTERIOR), also known as GH or somatotropin. Synthetic growth hormone, termed somatropin, has replaced the natural form in therapeutic usage such as treatment of dwarfism in children with growth hormone deficiency.
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MeSH® ID D019382
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1. ChemicalsHormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hormones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Peptide Hormones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pituitary Hormones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pituitary Hormones, Anterior Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Growth Hormone Has associated genes Has associated diseases Human Growth Hormone Has associated genes Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsAmino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Peptides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Peptide Hormones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pituitary Hormones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pituitary Hormones, Anterior Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Growth Hormone Has associated genes Has associated diseases Human Growth Hormone Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Human Growth Hormone Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  B 2036
  human growth hormone 22K
  NNC0195-0092
  NNC126-0083
  pegvisomant Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  placental lactogen A-2
  polyethylene glycol-recombinant human growth hormone
  somatotropin 20K
  somatrem
  YM 17798