ERIC Number: EJ288666
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983
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Hormonal Control of Fetal Growth.
Cooke, Paul S.; Nicoll, Charles S.
Physiologist, v26 n5 p317-23 Oct 1983
Summarizes recent research on hormonal control of fetal growth, presenting data obtained using a new method for studying the area. Effects of endocrine ablations and congenital deficiencies, studies of hormone/receptor levels, in-vitro techniques, hormones implicated in promoting fetal growth, problems with existing methodologies, and growth of transplanted fetal tissues are considered. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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