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NCI Drug Dictionary

  

adrenocorticotropic hormone 
A hormone secreted by the anterior portion of the pituitary gland and regulates hormone, primarily cortisol, secreted by the adrenal gland. Check for active clinical trials or closed clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Synonyms:ACTH
acthar
adrenocorticotropin
corticotropin
Abbreviation:CCTROP