Ever wondered which releasing factors stimulate the secretion of which respective hormone in the pituitary gland? Or what inhibits the secretion of hormones in the pituitary gland? This clinical chart provides the answer.
Stimulators Via Positive Regulation
|Thyroid Releasing Hormone (TRH )||Thyroid Stimulating Hormone and Prolactin (TSH and PRl)|
|GNRH (Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone)||FSH and LH (Luteinizing and Follicle Stimulating Hormones)|
|CRH (Corticotropin Releasing Hormone)||ACTH and GHRH|
Inhibitors Via Negative Regulation
|Somatostatin (SRIF)||GH and TSH|
|Sex Steroids||FSH and LH|
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Last updated October 2013