Literature associating GHRL and acquired metabolic disease
Growth hormone-releasing peptide; Ghrelin is the ligand for growth hormone secretagogue receptor type 1 (GHSR). Induces the release of growth hormone from the pituitary. Has an appetite-stimulating effect, induces adiposity and stimulates gastric acid secretion. Involved in growth regulation; Endogenous ligands
Synonyms: GHRL, A2T3X2, A2T3X3, A8DN24, E7ESW0 ...