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Noninvasive Medical Technologies Helps Make Young Tennessee Woman's Wishes Come True

... underwent surgery on a benign brain tumor, resulting in the removal of her pituitary gland. No larger than the size of a pea and found at the base of the brain, the pituitary gland secretes a hormone known as vasopressin that triggers the kidneys to ...

New Report Just Published: World Prostate Cancer Therapeutics Market Report

... Americans and Whites by Cancer Type in the US, 2000- 2004 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-18 Prostate - Structure II-18 pituitary Gland II-19 Testes II-19 Prostate Cancer - A Primer II-20 Key Facts to Gaze at II-20 Table 13: Lifetime Probability of Developing ...

Modigene Awarded Second-Year Grant by Israeli Government to Support Development of Its Longer-Acting Human Growth Hormone

... development during this period, up to a limit of 10 million NIS (about $2.6 million). Human growth hormone is a natural protein produced by the pituitary gland in the brain. It fuels growth of the body's bone and muscle and has a variety of therapeutic uses. Patients with an hGH deficiency currently ...

FDA Approves Additional Indication for Norditropin(R) for Small for Gestational Age (SGA) in Children

... hormone deficiency in both groups involves an appropriate growth hormone provocative test with two exceptions: (1) patients with multiple other pituitary hormone deficiencies due to organic disease; and (2) patients with congenital/genetic growth hormone deficiency. Important Safety Information ...

Ferring Celebrates Winner of 2008 My Little Miracle Essay Contest During National Infertility Awareness Week

... About MENOPUR and BRAVELLE MENOPUR and BRAVELLE are not indicated in women with ovarian failure, uncontrolled thyroid and adrenal dysfunction, pituitary or hormone dependent tumor, abnormal uterine bleeding of undetermined origin, or ovarian cysts or enlargement not due to polycystic ovary syndrome. ...

OmniGuide Introduces The BeamPath Neuro(TM): A CO2 Laser Fiber for Brain And Spine Surgery

... microsurgical tool for various central nervous system (CNS) procedures, including intracranial tumor surgeries, spine tumor surgeries and transnasal pituitary surgeries. BeamPath NEURO is designed for operating near critical structures, for accessing difficult to reach regions of the brain and for ...

Video and Photo: EMD Serono Launches easypod(R), New Electronic Growth Hormone Injection Device

... of medication all in one step, with the simple click of a button. About Growth Hormone Deficiency Growth hormone deficiency occurs when the pituitary gland in the brain is unable to release or produce adequate amounts of growth hormone. In children, growth hormone deficiency causes slow growth, and ...

Glossary for The BioPharm Guide to Fermentation and Cell Culture

... translational modifications of proteins are performed; also called Golgi appara tus. growth hormone A protein produced in the pituitary gland to control cell growth. hemocytometer A device for counting blood cells. hormone A protein released by an ...

Direct Counting of Millipore MultiScreen Filtration Plates.

... Massachusetts, #40236) to improve cell growth. 3T3 cells (ATCC, Rockville, Maryland) were cultured to 104 cells per well and stimulated with Bovine pituitary Extract (Collaborative Biomedical Products, #40123) at levels ranging from 0 to 250 ug/mL for 18 hours. The cells were then pulsed with 3 ...

The development of a melanocortin MC5 receptor binding assay using the LEADseeker Multimodality Imaging System

... • receptor binding assay • LEADseeker • SPA Imaging Beads Pro-melanocortins are present in high levels in the pituitary and are processed into three major peptide hormone fragments: adrenocorticotrophin (ACTH), the melanocyte stimulating hormones, and β-endorphin. ...

The development of a melanocortin MC4 receptor binding assay using the LEADseeker Multimodality Imaging System

... • receptor binding assay • LEADseeker • SPA Imaging Beads Pro-melanocortins are present in high levels in the pituitary and are processed into three major peptide hormone fragments: adrenocorticotrophin (ACTH), the melanocyte stimulating hormones, and β-endorphin. ...

The Bio-Rad Silver Stain, Rev E

... 24. Gospodarowicz D et al., Isolation of brain fibroblast growth factor by heparin- Sepharose affinity chromatography: identity with pituitary fibroblast growth factor, Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 81, 69636967 (1984) 25. Grove BK et al., A new 185,000-dalton skeletal muscle ...

Sex Steroid Regulation of Vasopressin Levels Secreted by hNT Neurons*

... of interest, vasopressin, or antidiuretic hormone (ADH), is made in specialized neurons found in the hypothalamus and then transported to the pituitary gland. In neurons, both ADH content and ADH mRNA levels show a marked decline in senescence. 5,6 Testosterone can reverse senescent decline in ...
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