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Main Title IGFs : local repair and survival factors throughout life span /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Clemmons, D. R.
Robinson, Iain C. A. F.
Christen, Yves.
Publisher Springer,
Year Published 2010
OCLC Number 495597161
ISBN 9783642043017; 3642043011; 9783642043024; 364204302X
Subjects Somatomedin ; Insulin-like growth factor-binding proteins ; Somatomedins
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  QP552.S65I35 2010 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 11/25/2016
Collation xiii, 157 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
GH & IGF1: aspects of global and local release and actions -- Hyperglycemia regulates the sensitivity of vascular cells to IGF-I stimulation -- IGFBP2 supports ex vivo expansion of hematopoietic stem cells -- The role of insulin-like growth factor-I in central nervous system development -- Stimulation of proliferative pathways by IGF-binding proteins -- Signaling pathways that regulate C. elegans life span -- IGF-1 regulation of skeletal muscle hypertrophy and atrophy -- Growth hormone, insulin-like growth factor I and insulin: their relationship to aging and cancer -- The functions of insulin-like peptides in insects -- IGF receptors in the adult brain -- The role of the IGF-1 and its partners in central and peripheral metabolism: considerations for extending healthy life span.