Growth-factor Sentence Examples
It is thought that the growth factor speeds up the movement of cells into the wounds.
Skeletal growth factors (e.g. insulin growth factor 1, IGF1) also play a role.
Insulin-like growth factor (IGF-1) is the anabolic effector hormone of growth hormone.
The rationale for using epidermal growth factor receptor targeted therapies is also reviewed.
Also called insulin-like growth factor (IGF-1), somatomedin C is considered a more accurate reflection of the blood concentration of hGH because such variables as time of day, activity levels, or diet do not influence test results.Advertisement
In the early 2000s trials are being done to determine whether treatment with human nerve growth factor will be effective in regenerating the damaged nerves.
In the liver, GH causes production of a hormone called insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1), which is responsible for growth throughout the body.
Mutations in what are called fibroblast growth factor receptors (FGR1, 2, and 3) and the transcription factor TWIST are responsible for several types of craniosynostosis.
The level of insulin-like growth factor binding protein 3 (IGFBP-3), a hormone that works with insulin to lower blood glucose levels, is low in individuals who are insulin resistant.
This study actually attributes the stimulation of ovaries to a protein found in the livers of animals called the Insulin-like Growth Factor.Advertisement
Insulin-like growth factor (IGF), a protein that is released from the liver of animals, is released into an animal's milk and can increase ovulation in women.