IGF1 protein, human

Known as: IGF-I, Somatomedin C, IGF1 
Insulin-like growth factor I (195 aa, ~22 kDa) is encoded by the human IGF1 gene. This protein may be involved in the regulation of glucose… (More)
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1977-2018
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF1) stimulates mitosis and inhibits apoptosis. Some published results have shown an… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
JNCI Vol. 101, Issue 1 | January 7, 2009 Breast cancer is the most common malignancy among women in the United States… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Experimental and observational studies in humans and animals suggest that insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF1) and its principal… (More)
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2005
2005
The ischemic stroke is the third leading cause of death in developed countries. The C-terminal peptide of mechano-growth factor… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The insulin-like growth factor 1 gene (IGF1) is a strong candidate gene for a breast cancer susceptibility model. We investigated… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
In the search for neuroprotective factors in Huntington's disease, we found that insulin growth factor 1 via activation of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Localized synthesis of insulin-like growth factors (IGFs) has been broadly implicated in skeletal muscle growth, hypertrophy and… (More)
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1997
1997
Tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) induces cachexia and is postulated to be responsible for muscle wasting in several… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
To ascertain if IGF-1 is a regulator of local muscle growth, total RNA was extracted from rabbit muscle induced to undergo rapid… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) is capable of stimulating breast cancer cell growth in vitro and the presence of IGF-1… (More)
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