Rising maternal circulating GH during murine pregnancy suggests placental regulation

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Gatford, Kathryn L; Muhlhausler, Beverly S; Huang, Lili; Sim, Pamela Su-Lin; Roberts, Claire T; Velhuis, Johannes D; Chen, Chen;
(2017)

Placenta-derived hormones including growth hormone (GH) in humans contribute to maternal adaptation to pregnancy, and intermittent maternal GH administration increases foetal growth in several species. Both patterns and abundance of circulating GH are important for its ... View more
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