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Advances in growth hormone and growth factor research

Advances in growth hormone and growth factor research

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Published by Springer in Berlin, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Eugenio E. Müller, Daniela Cocchi, Vittorio Locatelli.
ContributionsMüller, Eugenio E., Cocchi, Daniela., Locatelli, Vittorio.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx, 477p. :
Number of Pages477
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15275222M
ISBN 10354019066X

  While the full extent of the role that growth hormone (GH) and its effector Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) play in the development and maintenance of cardiovascular morphology and function is debated, several conditions associated with altered GH activity have characteristic cardiovascular impairments.[] The effects of GH therapy on cardiac function have been studied in Cited by: 2.   Human growth hormone (GH) is a classical pituitary endocrine hormone that is essential for normal postnatal growth and has pleiotropic effects across multiple physiological systems. GH is also Cited by: 8.

The combination of growth hormone (GH) and recombinant erythropoietin (rEPO) is thought to be used particularly in endurance sports. Our objective was to reproduce a 2‐week administration of rEPO microdoses alone or in combination with GH microdoses (three times a week) on healthy and athletic male subjects and to evaluate if GH had any additional effects compared to EPO treatment alone.   The Pathophysiology of Growth Hormone Deficiency Mark A. Sperling, MD. Growth hormone (GH), also known as somatotropin, is a amino acid protein that is synthesized and secreted by the anterior.

  Human growth hormone (GH), also known as somatotrophin, is a protein consisting of amino acids with a molecular weight of ~22, Growth hormone is secreted by the pituitary gland, which stimulates growth and cell reproduction. The structure is made up of four helices, which are necessary for functional interaction with the GH receptor. In children and adolescents, it stimulates the growth of bone and cartilage. In people of all ages, GH boosts protein production, promotes the utilization of fat, interferes with the action of insulin, and raises blood sugar levels. GH also raises levels of insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1). Human growth hormone benefits.


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Advances in growth hormone and growth factor research Download PDF EPUB FB2

Further new information is provided on: synthetic recombinant human growth hormone (rHGH); potential diagnostic and therapeutic applications of the neuropeptide, growth hormone releasing hormone (GHRH); the physiology and physiopathology of the neural control of growth hormone secretion; the diagnosis and therapy of growth hormone deficiency or excess states; and the biology, function and possible utilization of growth factors.

Human Growth Hormone: Research and Clinical Practice offers an unprecedented cutting-edge synthesis of basic science and clinical practice. Timely and innovative, this book will benefit both basic and clinical researchers, as well as those clinical endocrinologists who want to use growth hormone not only in treating children, but also in treating adult disorders, including those associated with Price: $ Advances in growth hormone and growth factor research.

Roma: Pythagora Press ; Berlin ; New York: Springer-Verlag, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: E E Müller; Daniela Cocchi; Vittorio Locatelli. The amount of hormone in the body can be measured by levels of IGF-1 (Insulin Growth Factor).

Growth hormone has a profound effect on all the cells of the body, more than any other hormone because it is the cell generator. This book presents the latest research in the : Hardcover. Recent research suggests that adult growth hormone (GH) deficiency, whether of pathological or physiological origin, is associated with a dis­ tinct syndrome that includes alterations in body composition, endocrine­ metabolic function, immune competence, and physical and psychosocial well-being.

Inthe growth hormone inhibitory factor (somatostatin) had recently been discovered. The search for a releasing factor in humans led to its discovery not in the pituitary but in a pancreatic tumor that secreted growth hormone. The advances are discussed in this book.

Major Advances Associated with Hormone and Growth Factor Regulation of Mammary Growth and Lactation in Dairy Cows May Journal of Dairy Science 89(4) Growth Hormone & IGF Research is a forum for research on the regulation of growth and metabolism in humans, animals, tissues and cells.

It publishes articles on all aspects of growth-promoting and growth-inhibiting hormones and factors, with particular emphasis on insulin-like growth factors (IGFs) and growth hormone. Growth hormone releasing factor (GRF).

Inthe growth hormone inhibitory factor (somatostatin) had recently been discovered. The search for a releasing factor in humans led to its discovery not in the pituitary but in a pancreatic tumor that secreted growth hormone.

The advances are discussed in this book. Abstract. Growth hormone (GH) research and its clinical application for the treatment of growth disorders span more than a century. During the first half of the 20th century, clinical observations and anatomical and biochemical studies formed the basis of the understanding of the structure of GH and its various metabolic effects in animals.

The Cited by: Most Downloaded Growth Hormone & IGF Research Articles The most downloaded articles from Growth Hormone & IGF Research in the last 90 days. Multi-modal exercise training and protein-pacing enhances physical performance adaptations independent of growth hormone and BDNF but may be dependent on IGF-1 in exercise-trained men - Open access.

The mechanism by which oestrogen influence bones’ growth is not yet clearly understood. As oestrogens can regulate also the growth hormone-insulin growth factor-1 (GH)/IGF-1) axis, the modulation of that pathway is able to condition bone maturation: low levels of E2 increase serum GH and IGF1, enhancing the pubertal : Stefano Stagi, Annachiara Azzali, Luisa La Spina, Matteo DellaMonica, Perla Scalini, Maurizio de Mar.

Research article Full text access A novel DNA/protein complex interacts with the insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 (IGFBP-1) insulin response sequence and is required for maximal effects of insulin and glucocorticoids on promoter function.

In healthy adults, serum insulin-like growth factor I (IGF), IGF-binding protein 3 (IGFBP-3), and acid-labile subunit (ALS) form a kD ternary complex under the control of growth hormone (GH).

Download Guide for Authors in PDF Aims and scope Growth Hormone & IGF Research is a forum for research on the regulation of growth and metabolism in humans, animals, tissues and cells.

Read the latest articles of Growth Hormone & IGF Research atElsevier’s leading platform of peer-reviewed scholarly literature Pages (February ) Download full issue. Previous vol/issue. Next vol/issue. Growth hormone and insulin-like growth factor-I axis in type 1 diabetes.

Bimota Nambam, Desmond Schatz. Advances in Recombinant Human Growth Hormone Replacement Therapy in Adults. Acquired growth hormone (GH) deficiency results from the destruction of normal pituitary and/or hypothalamic tissue, usually from a tumor or secondary to surgical and/or radiation therapy.

A subsequent challenge with GHRH is then used to identify children with a genuine deficiency. Tannenbaum's research also indicates that there are sexual differences in the pattern of growth hormone release and that growth hormone regulates its own secretion by means of a negative feedback by: 4.

Human Growth Hormone: Research and Clinical Practice - Ebook written by Roy G. Smith, Michael O. Thorner. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Human Growth Hormone: Research and Clinical Practice.5/5(4).

Title:Advances in Targeting Insulin-like Growth Factor Signaling Pathway in Cancer Treatment VOLUME: 20 ISSUE: 17 Author(s):Liangkun You, Changyu Liu, Hexiao Tang, Yongde Liao and Shengling Fu Affiliation:Department of Thoracic Surgery, Tongji Hospital, Jiefang Dadao StreetWuhan, Hubei province, China, Keywords:Insulin-like growth factor, insulin-like growth factor.

Insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I is a widely expressed growth factor with diverse effects on many tissues throughout development and in adult life.

The purpose of this work is to provide detailed and updated information on the role of the growth hormone (GH)-IGF axis in fetal and postnatal development, as well as its physiological functions.Growth Hormone Secretagogues: Basic Findings and Clinical Implications - Ebook written by E.

Ghigo, M. Boghen, Felipe F. Casanueva, C. Dieguez. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Growth Hormone Secretagogues: Basic Findings and Clinical Implications.5/5(1).This book contains the proceedings from the Symposium on GHRH, GH, and IGF-I: Basic and Clinical Advances, held December 9 to 12,in San Diego, California, and sponsored by Serono Symposia USA, Inc.

Physiology of the Growth Hormone Releasing Hormone-Somatostatin-Growth Hormone-Insulin-Like Growth Factor I Axis.- The purpose of Price: $