Somatomedins in aging and dementia disorders of the Alzheimer type.

@article{Sara1982SomatomedinsIA,
  title={Somatomedins in aging and dementia disorders of the Alzheimer type.},
  author={Vicki R Sara and Kate Hall and K Enzell and Anne Gardner and R Morawski and Lennart Wetterberg},
  journal={Neurobiology of aging},
  year={1982},
  volume={3 2},
  pages={117-20}
}
Serum levels of somatomedins were determined in apparently healthy aged individuals and dementia patients primarily with clinically suspected Alzheimer type disorder. Serum somatomedin values, determined by radioreceptorassay and radioimmunoassay, fell with advancing age in normal subjects. A significant elevation in serum somatomedins was observed in… CONTINUE READING