Effect of growth hormone-secreting tumors on body composition and feed intake in young female Wistar-Furth rats.

@article{McCusker1986EffectOG,
  title={Effect of growth hormone-secreting tumors on body composition and feed intake in young female Wistar-Furth rats.},
  author={Robert H. McCusker and Dennis R. Campion},
  journal={Journal of animal science},
  year={1986},
  volume={63 4},
  pages={1126-33}
}
Growth hormone (GH) was elevated in young growing, intact female Wistar-Furth rats bearing growth hormone (GH1) or growth hormone and prolactin (GH3) secreting tumors. Animals were injected with GH1 or GH3 cells at 1 wk of age. Total feed intake was measured for the 8-wk period from weaning until killed at 11 wk of age. Animals were fed a commercial chow… CONTINUE READING