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Term:
corticotropin secretion (GO:0051458)
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adiponectin secretion +   
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corticotropin secretion +   
The regulated release of corticotropin by a cell. Corticotropin hormone is a polypeptide hormone synthesized and secreted from corticotropes in the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland in response to corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH) released by the hypothalamus.
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gonadotropin secretion +   
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mating pheromone secretion +  
melanocyte-stimulating hormone secretion 
negative regulation of peptide hormone secretion +   
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pancreatic polypeptide secretion 
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peptide pheromone secretion 
positive regulation of peptide hormone secretion +   
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Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: ACTH secretion ;   adrenocorticotropic hormone secretion ;   adrenotropic hormone secretion ;   adrenotropin secretion ;   corticotropic hormone secretion
Related Synonyms: adrenocorticotropin secretion
Definition Sources: CHEBI:3892, GOC:cjm, PMID:11027914

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