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Exogenous ACTH stimulus during the preovulatory period alters patterns of leukocyte rec...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.theriogenology.2022.10.028
Theriogenology Etchevers L, Stassi AF et. al.

Nov 7th, 2022 - Before ovulation, the ovary exhibits signs of local inflammation. However, the effects of adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) on the complexity of this inflammatory response are not yet well described. Thus, the aim of this study was to evaluate the effect...

Is Desmopressin Useful in the Evaluation of Cushing Syndrome?
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgac533
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Castinetti F, Lacroix A

Sep 15th, 2022 - The desmopressin test was first described 30 years ago. Based on the differential secretagogue properties of desmopressin on adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) release between normal and corticotroph tumor cells, this test was intended to facilitate the d...

Obesity and Hyperphagia With Increased Defective ACTH: A Novel POMC Variant.
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgac342
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; van der Valk ES, Kleinendorst L et. al.

Jun 24th, 2022 - Patients with pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC) defects generally present with early-onset obesity, hyperphagia, hypopigmentation and adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) deficiency. Rodent models suggest that adequate cleavage of ACTH to α-melanocortin-stimulati...

Evidence for Neuropeptide W Acting as a Physiological Corticotropin-releasing Inhibitor...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9170129
Endocrinology Liu M, Bu G et. al.

May 19th, 2022 - In vertebrates, adrenocorticotropin (ACTH), released by the pituitary gland, is a critical part of the stress axis and stress response. Generally, the biosynthesis and secretion of ACTH are controlled by both hypothalamic stimulatory factors and i...

Integrative Clinical, Radiological, and Molecular Analysis for Predicting Remission and...
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgac172
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Moreno-Moreno P, Ibáñez-Costa A et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2022 - Adrenocorticotropin (ACTH)-secreting pituitary tumors (ACTHomas) are associated with severe comorbidities and increased mortality. Current treatments mainly focus on remission and prevention of persistent disease and recurrence. However, there are...

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