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Insulin-like growth factors

molecular and cellular aspects

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Published by CRC Press in Boca Raton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Somatomedin.,
  • Somatomedin -- Receptors.,
  • Insulin-like growth factor-binding proteins.,
  • Insulin -- physiology.,
  • Insulin-Like Growth Factor I -- genetics.,
  • Insulin-Like Growth Factor I -- physiology.,
  • Insulin-Like Growth Factor II -- genetics.,
  • Insulin-Like Growth Factor II -- physiology.,
  • Receptors, Insulin -- physiology.,
  • Receptors, Insulin -- physiology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementeditor, Derek LeRoith.
    ContributionsLeRoith, Derek, 1945-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP552.S65 I57 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination315 p. :
    Number of Pages315
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1861297M
    ISBN 100849357128
    LC Control Number90015160

    Derek LeRoith is the author of Insulin-like Growth Factors and Cancer ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews), Diabetes Mellitus ( avg rating, 0 rating 3/5(1).   Preface.- Epidemiology of IGF-1 and Cancer.- Aging and Cancer: The IGF-I Connection.- Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes and Cancer.- IGF System and Breast Cancer.- The Role of Insulin-Like Growth Factor Signaling in Prostate Cancer Development and Progression.- Mouse Models of IGF-1 Deficiency.- Insulin-like Growth Factor Signaling in Pediatric Sarcomas.-Author: Derek Leroith.

    Physiology. Insulin-like growth factors are single chain polypeptides. There are two principle IGFs referred to as IGF-I and IGF-II. IGF-1 is a polypeptide hormone with a molecular weight of kDa structurally similar to : Emrah Yerlikaya, Fulya Akin.   This issue of Endocrinology Clinics, authored by experts worldwide, provides essential updates about insulin-like growth factors (IGFs). The physiology is examined, including the latest in what we have learned from animal models as well as humans.&nPages:

    Abstract. Insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-1 and IGF-2, may be important regulatory molecules in the CNS. Possible origins of IGFs in brain include either de novo synthesis or transport of circulating IGFs from blood into brain via receptor mediated transcytosis mechanisms at the brain capillary endothelial wall, ie, the blood-brain barrier (BBB). Throughout evolution the insulin-like growth factors (IGFs), their IGF-binding proteins (IGFBPs) and receptors have had central roles in growth, metabolism and reproduction [].There is evidence that the IGF system has an important pathophysiological role across the spectrum of obesity, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes mellitus, and therefore represents a potential therapeutic by:


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IGFs were discovered when investigators began studying the effects of biological substances on cells and tissues outside Insulin-like growth factors book body. The name insulin-like growth factor reflects the fact. The insulin-like growth factor system has been shown to play a critical role in cancer development and progression.

Insulin-like Growth Factors and Cancer: From Basic Biology to Therapeutics, specifically brings these aspects to the volume covers the epidemiological aspects of the relationships between circulating insulin and IGF-1 levels and the risk for cancer and cancer-related.

Insulin-like growth factor –binding protein-1, Insulin-like growth factors book known as pregnancy-associated α 1-protein and placental prot is a major secretory product of decidual cells. It is one of several proteins that bind IGF-1 and IGF-2, affecting the ability of these growth factors to interact with the IGF receptors.

Consequently, the binding. Insulin-like growth factor (IGF) is a polypeptide hormone similar to insulin. There are two types of insulin-like growth factors, IGF-1 and IGF-2, which are released upon stimulation by the growth hormone.

Insulin-like growth factor binds to the IGF-1 or the IGF-2 receptor and the insulin receptor, and promotes growth and development. Insulin-like Growth Factors 1 and 2 IGF1 synergizes with FSH in the induction of P arom activity in primate granulosa cells as well as with LH in the production of androgens by theca cells.

– As such, IGF1 could contribute to the regulation of estradiol biosynthesis and follicular development. The Insulin-Like Growth Factor I Receptor: Molecular Biology, Heterogeneity and Regulation.

Biological Actions of the Insulin-Like Growth Factors. Insulin-Like Growth Factor II: Gene Structure and Expression into Messenger RNA and Protein. The Insulin-Like Growth Factor-II/Mannose 6-Phosphate Receptor.

Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Proteins. Until recently, insulin-like growth factors (or, as they were originally known, somatomedins) were thought to be produced in the liver in response to growth hormone, to circulate in the blood, and to mediate the effects of growth hormone (GH) on skeletal cartilage to promote bone elongation during childhood (Salmon and Daughaday ).Recent insights have necessitated revision of the Cited by: Insulin-like growth factor is similar to insulin (a hormone made in the pancreas).

There are two forms of insulin-like growth factor called IGF-1 and IGF Higher than normal levels of IGF-1 may increase the risk of several types of cancer. Insulin-like growth factor is a type of growth factor and a type of cytokine.

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elegans insulin/IGF-1 signaling (IIS) pathway connects nutrient levels to metabolism, growth, development, longevity, and behavior. This fundamental pathway is regulated by insulin-like peptide ligands that bind to the insulin/IGF-1 transmembrane receptor (IGFR) ortholog DAF DAF-2/IGFR controls the activity of a conserved phosphoinositide 3-kinase (PI3K)/Akt kinase cascade Cited by: Insulin-Like Growth Factor II (IGF-II) and Non-Islet Cell Tumor Hypoglycemia (NICTH) / Naomi Hizuka, Izumi Fukuda, Yukiko Ishikawa and Kazue Takano Diabetes / Tero Saukkonen and David B.

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