Effect and Stability of Growth Hormone (GH)

Human growth hormone (HGH) or somatotropin, is a peptide hormone that stimulates growth, cell reproduction, and cell regeneration. HGH is synthesized, stored and secreted in the pituitary brand. The History of Growth Hormone Therapy In the late 19th century the importance of the pituitary gland for growth was recognized. However, growth hormone therapies were first applied to severely GH-deficient children and adolescents only by 1956. … Continue reading Effect and Stability of Growth Hormone (GH)

functions of growth hormone(GH)

Functions of Growth Hormone (GH)

The human growth hormone (GH) is well known for stimulating the height growth of children and adolescents. Hormones are chemical “messengers” that are produced in one part of the body and travel to another part to create some sort of change. GH, also known as somatotropin or human growth hormone (HGH), is synthesized, stored and secreted in the anterior pituitary gland, which is located near … Continue reading Functions of Growth Hormone (GH)