Growth hormone and nutrition.

  title={Growth hormone and nutrition.},
  author={Mary Lee Vance and Mark L. Hartman and Michael O. Thorner},
  journal={Hormone research},
  volume={38 Suppl 1},
The regulation of growth hormone (GH) secretion in humans is a complex process which comprises more than stimulation by GH-releasing hormone and suppression by somatostatin. Although these two hypothalamic hormones are the primary regulators of GH secretion, they most likely function as the final pathway through which numerous factors influence GH synthesis and secretion. Some of the modulators of GH secretion include neurotransmitters, circulating glucose, insulin-like growth factor I and… CONTINUE READING

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