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RH

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for Southern Rhodesia before it changed its name to Zimbabwe. This was the code used in international transactions to and from bank accounts in Southern Rhodesia.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Southern Rhodesia. This was used as an international standard for shipping to Southern Rhodesia.

In both cases, the code is obsolete.
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It has been shown that growth hormone response to ghrelin in vivo requires an intact endogenous growth hormone releasing hormone system11.
Two novel mutations in the gonadotropin releasing hormone reception gene in Brazilian patients with hypogonadotropic hypogonadism and normal olfaction.
The gene for the neuropeptide gonadotropin releasing hormone is expressed in the mammary gland of lactating rats.
Recently, we demonstrated that administration of thyrotropin releasing hormone (TRH) reduces alcohol consumption and preference in rats.
Cessation of low-dose gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist therapy followed by high-dose gonadotropin stimulation yields a favorable ovarian response in poor responders.
A family with hypogonadotropic hypogonadism and mutations in the gonadotropin releasing hormone receptor.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Gonadotrophin Releasing Hormone (GnRH)Analogue Solution for injection: 1 ml containing in 0.
During aging there are several changes which contribute to the decline in GH/IGF-I including changes in signal to the somatotrophs from growth hormone releasing hormone, somatostatin and other factors such as body composition, exercise, diet and sleep.
With the potential for large quantities of patches releasing hormone into the environment, he says, "you have to, in fact, be concerned.
While investigating some of these synthetic drugs that stimulate the release of growth hormone, researchers discovered that several don't work through the brain's well-known triggering agent, which is called growth hormone releasing hormone.