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

1st Edition

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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:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455742776
Print ISBN:
9781455738564

About the authors

Claire Perks

University of Bristol, School of Clinical Science

Jeff Holly

University of Bristol, School of Clinical Science