Insulin-Like Growth Factors in Health and Disease, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455738564, 9781455742776

Insulin-Like Growth Factors in Health and Disease, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics, Volume 41-2

1st Edition

Authors: Claire Perks Jeff Holly
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455738564
eBook ISBN: 9781455742776
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 3rd July 2012
Page Count: 960

Description

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.  The issue also covers IGFs and IGF system in the following: growth disorders; adipogenesis and obesity; muscle function and disease; bone; cancer; cardiac function and disease; normal and diseased kidney; peripheral nervous systems; gastrointestinal diseases; diabetes and metabolism; and IGF-1 central/degenerative diseases.


Details

No. of pages:
960
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455742776
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455738564

About the Authors

Claire Perks Author

University of Bristol, School of Clinical Science

Jeff Holly Author

University of Bristol, School of Clinical Science