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Ghrelin

LC control no.sh2004000537
LC classificationQP572.G45
Topical headingGhrelin
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Variant(s)Motilin-related peptide
See alsoGastrointestinal hormones
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Peptide hormones
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Found inWork cat.: 2004042121: Ghrelin, c2004.
MESH Supplementary concept data via WWW, Apr. 19, 2004 (ghrelin; x motilin-related peptide, a growth-hormone-releasing acylated peptide from stomach)
Washington Post, May 23, 2002: p. A01 (Stomach Hormone Linked to Weight. Ghrelin is the first hormone from outside the brain that activates the brain's hypothalmus controlling food intake.)