human growth hormone

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Employing a low dose of human growth hormone to "revitalize" one's condition is now being treated as a quasi-illegal activity in many but not all states.
Stallone was charged after a customs search of his luggage at the start of a three-day visit to Sydney in February revealed 48 vials of the human growth hormone drug Jintropin - considered a performance-enhancing drug and banned in Australia.
The officers searched his bags at the airport and discovered five boxes of Jintropin - a brand name for the human growth hormone somatropin.
Recombinant human growth hormone (rhGH) products are currently approved to treat multiple growth disorders, including pediatric and adult growth hormone deficiency, Turner Syndrome, chronic renal insufficiency, idiopathic short stature, Prader-Willi Syndrome, short children born small for gestational age, short bowel syndrome and muscle wasting in patients with HIV.
The FDA said its Omnitrope approval did not set an automatic precedent for the approval of other follow-on of generic biologics, as human growth hormone has certain characteristics that make it uniquely suited to a relatively simple approval.
The purpose of my project is to test the effects of different concentrations of Human Growth Hormone (HGH) on the growth and development of Xenopus tadpoles and eggs.
A notable example was the late Bill Thorne of ACT UP Golden Gate, who was largely responsible for the completion of a pivotal clinical trial that had stalled, and for FDA approval of human growth hormone for AIDS-related wasting.
Certain hormone supplements have received a lot of attention lately, including DHEA (dehydro-epiandrosterone), human growth hormone (hGH), melatonin, and testosterone.
The larger size of the fish carrying the human growth hormone (hGH) gives them a reproductive advantage--allowing their genes to enter wild populations rapidly--but their greater early mortality is predicted to eventually cause any contaminated population to go extinct.
Still, questions remain about proper dosage and whether it's important to supplement steroid treatments with human growth hormone and testosterone.
com/research/75n2nl/global_human) has announced the addition of the "Global Human Growth Hormone Market Report: 2012 Edition" report to their offering.
PROLOR is developing the longer-acting variant of human growth hormone, hGH-CTP, to help boost the growth of those who are deficient in growth hormones.
M2 PHARMA-March 21, 2012-PROLOR Biotech Inc initiates Phase II pediatric study of human growth hormone hGH-CTP for single weekly injection regimen(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
Now the San Francisco Chronicle reports slugger Jason Giambi admitted in his testimony to taking steroids and injecting human growth hormone he received from Barry Bonds' trainer.
Anti-doping chiefs have dropped a big hint that competitors at next month's Olympics will be tested for human growth hormone (hGH) for the first time.
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