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Descriptor English:   Somatomedins 
Descriptor Spanish:   Somatomedinas 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Somatomedinas 
Synonyms English:   Factor, Sulfation
Factors, Insulin-Like Growth
Growth Factors, Insulin-Like
Insulin Like Growth Factors
Insulin-Like Growth Factors
Sulfation Factor  
Tree Number:   D12.644.276.937
Definition English:   Insulin-like polypeptides made by the liver and some fibroblasts and released into the blood when stimulated by SOMATOTROPIN. They cause sulfate incorporation into collagen, RNA, and DNA synthesis, which are prerequisites to cell division and growth of the organism. 
See Related English:   Receptors, Somatomedin
History Note English:   82; was SOMATOMEDIN 1973-81, was SULFATION FACTOR 1971-72 (Prov) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AN analysis
AI antagonists & inhibitors BI biosynthesis
CF cerebrospinal fluid CS chemical synthesis
CH chemistry CL classification
DF deficiency DE drug effects
EC economics GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
IP isolation & purification ME metabolism
PK pharmacokinetics PD pharmacology
PH physiology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects ST standards
SD supply & distribution TU therapeutic use
TO toxicity UL ultrastructure
UR urine  
Record Number:   22294 
Unique Identifier:   D013002 

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