adrenocorticotropin adrenocorticotropin

Definition(s):

  • (n) a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex

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  • Nexcyon Achieves European Regulatory Decision

    MADISON, Wis., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has granted Minor Use Minor Species (MUMS) designation for Nexcyon's adrenocorticotropin (ACTH), a synthetic peptide for the diagnosis of hypoadrenocorticism in dogs.  Hypoadrenocorticism, also known as...
    on April 7, 2014     Source: PR Newswire

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