Adrenocorticotrophic activity of melanophore-expanding hormone preparations from beef pituitary glands

B. G. Benfey, M. Saffran, Andrew V Schally

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SINCE it has been claimed recently that adrenocorticotrophic hormone and melanophore-expanding hormone are identical, we assayed several melanophore-expanding hormone preparations from beef pituitary glands for adrenocorticotrophic activity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1106-1107
Number of pages2
JournalNature
Volume174
Issue number4441
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 1954
Externally publishedYes

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Adrenocorticotrophic activity of melanophore-expanding hormone preparations from beef pituitary glands. / Benfey, B. G.; Saffran, M.; Schally, Andrew V.

In: Nature, Vol. 174, No. 4441, 01.12.1954, p. 1106-1107.

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