corticotropin

corticotropin

[kawr-ti-koh-troh-pin]
noun Biochemistry.

Origin:
1940–45; (adreno)corticotrop(ic) + -in2

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corticotropin cor·ti·co·tro·pin (kôr'tĭ-kō-trō'pən) or cor·ti·co·tro·phin (-trō'fĭn)
n.
See ACTH.

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