Example sentences for: insulin-like

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  • Inr is homologous to the mammalian insulin receptor and insulin-like growth factor receptor, while chico is homologous to the mammalian insulin receptor substrate.

  • Using this approach, we have successfully identified peptide agonists and antagonists for a number of biologically important molecules including growth hormone receptor, insulin receptor and the insulin-like growth factor receptor [ 2 3 ] .

  • et al . found significantly different baseline expression levels of insulin-like growth factor (IGF) and insulin-like growth factor binding protein (IGFBP) between normal and AIS-derived genital skin fibroblasts, and could not detect changes in transcript levels in response to androgen treatment [ 29 ] . In normal genital fibroblasts, androgen-responsive reporter genes can only be activated by expression of co-transfected AR in the presence of ligand [ 30 ] . Therefore, endogenous AR expression itself may be insufficient in genital skin fibroblasts to elicit a transcriptional response.

  • CIS, carcinoma in situ ; HCC, hepatocellular carcinoma; IGF2, insulin-like growth factor 2; LOH, loss of heterozygosity; M6P/IGF2R, mannose 6-phosphate/insulin-like growth factor 2 receptor; PCR, polymerase chain reaction; SNP, single nucleotide polymorphism; TGFβ, transforming growth factor beta; UTR, untranslated region.

  • It has been speculated that intra-articular delivery of TGF-β1 would result in enhanced synthesis of new matrix [ 9 ] . Indeed, we have reported previously that the TGF-β1 gene is more effective than insulin-like growth factor type 1 and bone morphogenetic protein type 2 genes in stimulating new matrix synthesis from rabbit chondrocytes in culture.


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