insulin-like growth factor 2

Known as: Somatomedin MSA, Multiplication-Stimulating Factor, Multiplication-Stimulating Activity 
A well-characterized neutral peptide believed to be secreted by the LIVER and to circulate in the BLOOD. It has growth-regulating, insulin-like and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Lymphangiogenesis is an important process that contributes to the spread of cancer. Here we show that insulin-like growth factors… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Insulin, insulin-like growth factors (IGFs) I and II, and IGF binding proteins (IGFBPs) 1 and 3 have been implicated in breast… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Imprinted genes in mammals are expressed from only one of the parental chromosomes, and are crucial for placental development and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Insulin-like growth factor II (IGF-II) is a major fetal growth factor. The IGF-II gene generates multiple mRNAs with different 5… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Obese subjects show major abnormalities in the growth hormone (GH)/insulin-like growth factor (IGF) system… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Insulin-like growth factor II (IGF-II) plays a key role in mammalian growth, influencing foetal cell division and differentiation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVES: We investigated the effect of obesity on the serum levels of total and free IGF-1 and their relationship to the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We describe a case of recurrent hypoglycemia apparently caused by secretion of insulin-like growth factor II (IGF-II) by a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
It has been suggested that elevated levels of insulin or insulin-like growth factors (IGFs) play a role in the development of… (More)
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