Animal growth regulation

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Plenum Press, 1989 - Medical - 405 pages
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Placental regulation of fetal growth; Endocrinology of bone formation; Endocrine regulation of adipogenesis; Autocrine, paracrine, and endocrine regulation of myogenesis; The expression of protooncogenes in skeletal muscle; Regulation of myofibrillar protein gene expression; Regulation of growth by negative growth regulators; Skeletal muscle proteases and protein turnover; Regulation of protein turnover; Energy balance regulation; Central regulation of growth hormone secretion; Mechanisms of action for somatotropin in growth; Regulation of somatomedin production, release, and mechanism of action; Sexual differentiation and the growth process; Potential mechanisms for repartitioning of growth by B-Adrenergic agonists; Gene transfer for enhanced growth of livestock; Status of current strategies for growth regulation.

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Placental Regulation of Fetal Growth
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Regulation of Blood Flow
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Conclusions
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