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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.
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

Aeterna Zentaris selects Ergomed to manage Phase 3 clinical study of Macrilen

Aeterna Zentaris selects Ergomed to manage Phase 3 clinical study of Macrilen

Novo Nordisk presents new data detailing the impact of hemophilia on patients, caregivers

Novo Nordisk presents new data detailing the impact of hemophilia on patients, caregivers

Researchers find persistent gender bias in provision of growth hormone treatment for idiopathic short stature

Researchers find persistent gender bias in provision of growth hormone treatment for idiopathic short stature

Ibrutinib (IMBRUVICA) improves survival in treatment-naïve patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Ibrutinib (IMBRUVICA) improves survival in treatment-naïve patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Study on human growth hormone for ACL tear recovery receives funding from Mark Cuban Foundation

Study on human growth hormone for ACL tear recovery receives funding from Mark Cuban Foundation

Pharmacyclics's Phase III RESONATE™ trial shows adherence to 420mg dose of IMBRUVICA improves outcomes in CLL patients

Pharmacyclics's Phase III RESONATE™ trial shows adherence to 420mg dose of IMBRUVICA improves outcomes in CLL patients

Pharmacyclics’ Ibrutinib Phase Ib/II data show ibrutinib may be safe and effective in patients with cGVHD

Pharmacyclics’ Ibrutinib Phase Ib/II data show ibrutinib may be safe and effective in patients with cGVHD

Phase III HELIOS trial results show ibrutinib combination therapy improves outcomes  in CLL/SLL patients

Phase III HELIOS trial results show ibrutinib combination therapy improves outcomes in CLL/SLL patients