Medical Dictionary

beta–lipotropin

play play
noun be·ta–li·po·tro·pin \-ˌlip-ə-ˈtrō-pən, -ˌlī-pə-\

Medical Definition of beta–lipotropin

  1. :  a lipotropin of the adenohypophysis of the pituitary gland that contains beta-endorphin as the terminal sequence of 31 amino acids in its polypeptide chain


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up beta–lipotropin? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a brief usually trivial fact

Get Word of the Day daily email!