Thyroid-stimulatin hormone

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Thyroid-stimulatin hormone, alpha
Identifiers
Seembol CGA
Alt. seembols HCG, GPHa, GPHA1
Entrez 1081
HUGO 1885
OMIM 118850
RefSeq NM_000735
UniProt P01215
Other data
Locus Chr. 6 q14-q21
Thyroid-stimulatin hormone, beta
Identifiers
Seembol TSHB
Entrez 7252
HUGO 12372
OMIM 188540
RefSeq NM_000549
UniProt P01222
Other data
Locus Chr. 1 p13

Thyroid-stimulatin hormone (an aa kent as thyrotropin, thyrotropic hormone, TSH, or hTSH for human TSH) is a pituitary hormone that stimulates the thyroid gland tae produce thyroxine (T4), an then triiodothyronine (T3) that stimulates the metabolism o awmaist ivery tishie in the bouk.[1]

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  1. Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy, Thyroid gland disorders.