insulinlike growth factor


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in·su·lin·like growth factor

 (ĭn′sə-lĭn-līk′)
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Numerous other parameters were done including health questionnaires, some genotyping, and select blood tests (plasma insulinlike growth factor 1, IGF binding protein, estrone, estradiol, androstenedione, sex hormone-binding globulin, urinary estrogen metabolites and plasma F2-isoprostanes).
Role of Insulinlike Growth Factor 1 in Fetal Development and in the Early Postnatal Life of Premature Infants.
Insulinlike growth factor 1 induces hypoxia-inducible factor 1-mediated vascular endothelial growth factor expression, which is dependent on MAP kinase and phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase signaling in colon cancer cells.
The effect of insulinlike growth factor I on wound healing variables and macrophages in rats.
Blum WF, Albertsson-Wikland K, Rosberg S, Rnake MB, 1993, Serum level of insulinlike growth factor I (IGF-I) and IGF binding protein 3 reflect spontaneous growth hormone secretion.
Martin, "Insulinlike growth factor 1 regulates mRNA levels of osteonectin and Pro-a1(I)-collagen in clonal preosteoblastic calvarial cells," Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, vol.
Gabbay, "Effect of puberty on insulinlike growth factor I and HbA1 in Type I diabetes," Diabetes Care, vol.
-- Thephospho-rylated insulinlike growth factor binding protein-1 test may edge out the fetal fibronectin test when it comes to predicting preterm delivery, a study has shown.
Regardless of the participants' smoking status, the study also found that green tea intake was associated with a lower risk of lung cancer among individuals who had insulinlike growth factor (IGF) genotypes that reduce levels of this protein.
Within-subject variability and analytic imprecision of insulinlike growth factor axis and collagen markers: implications for clinical diagnosis and doping tests.