Recent Advances in the Study of the Hypothalamic Releasing Factors

  • L. Martini


Several hypothalamic releasing and inhibiting factors have recently been obtained in a pure form. This has permitted the elucidation of their structure and their synthesis. Table 1 provides an up to date summary (September 1973) of the releasing and inhibiting factors already prepared by total synthesis.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Martini
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  1. 1.Department of EndocrinologyUniversity of MilanoMilanoItaly

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