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Growth hormone (GH) is a protein-based peptide hormone. It stimulates growth, cell reproduction and regeneration in humans and other animals. Growth hormone is a 191-amino acid, single-chain polypeptide that is synthesized, stored, and secreted by the somatotroph cells within the lateral wings of the anterior pituitary gland.
New guidelines allow dairies to label milk free from synthetic hormones

New guidelines allow dairies to label milk free from synthetic hormones

Gender differences in liver cancer

Gender differences in liver cancer

RNA interference therapy heals growth deficiency disorder in a live animal

RNA interference therapy heals growth deficiency disorder in a live animal

How might lack of light cause depression?

How might lack of light cause depression?

Predicting growth hormone treatment success

Predicting growth hormone treatment success

Australian stem cell scientist on target to prevent age-related loss of brain function

Australian stem cell scientist on target to prevent age-related loss of brain function

Experimental obesity drug a success for Danish company

Experimental obesity drug a success for Danish company

Pfizer and Nektar resolve outstanding Exubera contractual issues

Pfizer and Nektar resolve outstanding Exubera contractual issues

Case Western Reserve researchers breed a "Lance Armstrong" mouse

Case Western Reserve researchers breed a "Lance Armstrong" mouse

Growth hormone use for diabetes healing

Growth hormone use for diabetes healing

Height linked to how good a person thinks their health is

Height linked to how good a person thinks their health is

Study links chemical to inhibited milk synthesis, secretion in humans

Study links chemical to inhibited milk synthesis, secretion in humans

Hormones through Life conference

Hormones through Life conference

Growth hormone does not improve physical performance

Growth hormone does not improve physical performance

St. Jude follows outcomes of stem cell transplant survivors

St. Jude follows outcomes of stem cell transplant survivors

Researchers develop a long-acting growth hormone for use in human therapy

Researchers develop a long-acting growth hormone for use in human therapy

FDA approves Somatuline Depot to treat acromegaly

FDA approves Somatuline Depot to treat acromegaly

Sex differences in response to vasoactive substances in early uncontrolled diabetes

Sex differences in response to vasoactive substances in early uncontrolled diabetes

Growth hormone for idiopathic short stature in children and adolescents

Growth hormone for idiopathic short stature in children and adolescents

Discovery of one important function of junk DNA

Discovery of one important function of junk DNA