Term Information [More information on growth hormone-releasing hormone activity]

Accession
GO:0016608
Name
growth hormone-releasing hormone activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
GHRF activity, GHRH activity
Definition
The action characteristic of growth hormone-releasing hormone, any of a family of peptide hormones that act on the anterior pituitary to stimulate the secretion of growth hormone and exert a trophic effect on the gland. Source: ISBN:0198506732
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History
See term history for GO:0016608 at QuickGO
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Ancestors of growth hormone-releasing hormone activity (GO:0016608)
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growth hormone-releasing hormone activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
growth hormone-releasing hormone activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) binding (GO:0005488)
growth hormone-releasing hormone activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) protein binding (GO:0005515)
growth hormone-releasing hormone activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) receptor binding (GO:0005102)
growth hormone-releasing hormone activity [is_a relation] is_a  hormone activity (GO:0005179)

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