adrenocorticotropic hormone, adrenocorticotrophic hormone, ACTH, adrenocorticotropin, adrenocorticotrophin, corticotropin, corticotrophin(noun)
a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
Adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) is a hormone produced and released by the pituitary gland. It plays a vital role in the body's response to stress by stimulating the adrenal glands to produce and release cortisol, a stress hormone. ACTH also helps maintain the immune system, regulate blood sugar levels, and aids in fetus development during pregnancy.
The numerical value of adrenocorticotrophic hormone in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of adrenocorticotrophic hormone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2