Flashcards in Semifinal review random cards Deck (4):
What are the 3 classes of pituitary hormones?
What are the somatotropin hormones?
Growth hormone (somatotropin)
What are the Corticotropin-related peptides?
LPH, Lipotropin. MSH is a cleavage product of lipotropin. LPH stimulates melanin production, and lipolysis and steroid production.
They are ALL derived from various cleavages of POOMC.