IGF-1

AcronymDefinition
IGF-1Insulin-Like Growth Factor 1 (also seen as IGFI)
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Vegans--people who do not eat meat, milk, eggs or other animal products--did have slightly lower levels of IGF-1, even though their diets are higher in calories.
It has been shown that IGF-1 and IGFBP-3 response to growth hormone injection is significantly lower in thalassemia major patients than normal children, suggesting partial resistance to growth hormone in these children [5,6].
Em atletas, para determinar e identificar, o uso ou nao, de substancias proibidas pelo Comite Olimpico Internacional, pois IGF-1 consta no The 2008 Prohibited List International Standard divulgado mundialmente pela Word Anti-Doping Agency (World Anti-Doping Code, 2007).
Detection of IGF-1 protein variants by use of LC-MS with high-resolution accurate mass in routine clinical analysis.
The Framingham and Rotterdam studies, population-based assessments of cardiovascular risks, have reported that a low serum IGF-1 level was associated with heart failure (2,3).
In addition, the team showed that the germ-free mice displayed lower IGF-1 levels, with less activity, than the other mice.
Human recombinant Ang II, insulin, IGF-1, and AT2 receptor blocker PD123319 were procured from Sigma-Aldrich (St.
Quantification of the levels of IGF-1, IL-1[beta] and TNF-[alpha] in the plasma using an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)
Both IGF-1 and IGF-2 bind to the IGF-1-receptors, while only IGF2 binds to the IGF-2-receptor.
Confirmation of cloning and IGF-1 expression cassette was carried out through genetic engineering procedures.
Furthermore, IGF-1 can induce the expression of hypoxia inducible factor (HIF1) under hypoxic or ischemic condition, triggering the expression of various target genes that regulate the cellular hypoxic response (Lee et al.