IGF-II


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AcronymDefinition
IGF-IIInsulin-Like Growth Factor II (also seen as IGF2)
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In GHI, as in GHD, markedly reduced IGF-I, IGF-II, IGFBP3, and ALS levels are associated with normal or elevated serum GH levels, reflecting altered hypothalamic feedback [14].
De Leon, "Expression of intratumoral IGF-II is regulated by the gene imprinting status in triple negative breast cancer from Vietnamese patients," International Journal of Endocrinology, vol.
Effects of fasting on IGF-I, IGF-II, and IGF-binding protein mRNA concentrations in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus).
Much clearer is the greater affinity of IRA for IGF-II (Figure 2), being much larger than for IGF-I [19].
Marks, "Glucocorticoid therapy suppresses abnormal secretion of big IGF-II by non-islet cell tumours inducinghypoglycaemia (NICTH)," Clinical Endocrinology, vol.
IGF-I, IGF-II, 17[beta]-estradiol, progesterone, SHBG, CRP, and insulin have been studied for association with BD and breast cancer risk, and they were included as predictor variables in the final multivariate models.
Hughes et al., "Placental-specific IGF-II is a major modulator of placental and fetal growth," Nature, vol.
We have previously shown that adding physiological concentrations of extrinsic IGF-I into cultures induces proliferation of different species of Leishmania promastigotes and axenic amastigotes, which is an effect that is not observed with IGF-II despite its high similarity to IGF-I [19, 20].
The expression of IGF-I and IGF-II in both PTs and fibroadenomas was studied by Sawyer et al (32) in 2003.
In hybrids, TLR3, IGF-I, and IGF-II mRNA increased.