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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.
Researchers clarify potential transmissibility of Alzheimer's disease

Researchers clarify potential transmissibility of Alzheimer's disease

RUVICA (ibrutinib) capsules approved for treatment-naïve CLL patients

RUVICA (ibrutinib) capsules approved for treatment-naïve CLL patients

Intestinal microbiota necessary for optimum postnatal growth

Intestinal microbiota necessary for optimum postnatal growth

Favourable safety, disease control for proton radiotherapy in paediatric medulloblastoma

Favourable safety, disease control for proton radiotherapy in paediatric medulloblastoma

Study provides new insight into complex interchange that can raise blood levels of fat in type 1 diabetes

Study provides new insight into complex interchange that can raise blood levels of fat in type 1 diabetes

Proton beam therapy safe for treating childhood brain cancer medulloblastoma

Proton beam therapy safe for treating childhood brain cancer medulloblastoma

Study focuses on parents' perceptions of risks, benefits of treating children with short stature

Study focuses on parents' perceptions of risks, benefits of treating children with short stature

Rotation model provides explanation of ligand activation mechanism of dimeric receptors

Rotation model provides explanation of ligand activation mechanism of dimeric receptors

Latitude, summer daylight exposure make difference in results for children treated with growth hormone

Latitude, summer daylight exposure make difference in results for children treated with growth hormone

Frost & Sullivan honours recipients of 2015 Excellence in Best Practices Awards

Frost & Sullivan honours recipients of 2015 Excellence in Best Practices Awards

Paradigm failure is primary reason for lack of progress in cancer research, says cancer biologist

Paradigm failure is primary reason for lack of progress in cancer research, says cancer biologist

No lasting metabolic health costs from combined GH and GnRH analogue therapy

No lasting metabolic health costs from combined GH and GnRH analogue therapy

Neuroendocrine sequelae common after paediatric optic gliomas

Neuroendocrine sequelae common after paediatric optic gliomas

Signs of Alzheimer’s found in growth hormone patients

Signs of Alzheimer’s found in growth hormone patients

Ascendis Pharma's total revenue decreases 50% to €1.9 million in second quarter 2015

Ascendis Pharma's total revenue decreases 50% to €1.9 million in second quarter 2015

FDA accepts Chiasma's NDA filing for octreotide capsules for treatment of adult patients with acromegaly

FDA accepts Chiasma's NDA filing for octreotide capsules for treatment of adult patients with acromegaly

Research: Critical aspects of human genome's regulatory program encoded by genomic sequence elements

Research: Critical aspects of human genome's regulatory program encoded by genomic sequence elements

Girls are born with weaker spines compared to boys, study finds

Girls are born with weaker spines compared to boys, study finds

Endocrine Society selects 18 endocrinologists as winners of 2016 Laureate Awards

Endocrine Society selects 18 endocrinologists as winners of 2016 Laureate Awards

IMBRUVICA (ibrutinib) approved in Europe for treatment of Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia

IMBRUVICA (ibrutinib) approved in Europe for treatment of Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia