Example sentences for: acth

How can you use “acth” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • LIF and LIFR are functionally expressed in rodent tissues that are central to GC production: the hypothalamus [ 8 ] and pituitary [ 9 10 11 12 ] . LIF works in synergy with corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH) in the hypothalamus to increase pituitary pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC) and, ultimately, pituitary adrenocorticotrophin hormone (ACTH) [ 9 11 13 14 15 16 ] . LIF also stimulates POMC gene expression directly in the pituitary [ 9 11 15 17 ] . LIF up-regulates pituitary prohormone convertase (PC1).

  • A comparison of mortality rates for basal cortisol and cortisol responses to ACTH in both groups is shown in Figure 1. The median time to death was 5 days (95% CI 2.55-8.

  • The strongest ACTH immunolabeling was seen in the pars intermedia of the anterior pituitary with scattered labeling in the pars distalis.

  • AI = adrenal insufficiency; APACHE = Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation; ACTH = corticotropin; CI = confidence interval; OR = odds ratio; SOFA = Sequential Organ Failure Assessment.

  • Increased pituitary ACTH indicates that, in the absence of LIFR, pituitary ACTH could still be induced.

How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...