somatotrophin


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(4) The US, for instance is happy that its milk farmers use bovine somatotrophin to raise milk yields even though there may be mastitis risks involved, but European regulators have not allowed the use of this product.
Treatment with recombinant bovine somatotrophin enhances ovarian follicle development and increases the secretion of insulin-like growth factor-I by ovarian follicles in ewes.
The effect of co-treatment with recombinant bovine somatotrophin on plasma progesterone concentration and number of embryos collected from superovulated Holstein heifers.
"Or less physical activity may result in reduced sleep quality or duration." As well as affecting the hormones regulating-appetite, he said reduced sleep could also mean that lower levels of the growth hormone somatotrophin were released.
Defra has confirmed claims by the Vegetarian and Vegan Foundation that milk from the United States imported into the EU may come from cows that have been dosed with the genetically engineered growth hormone recombinant bovine somatotrophin - rBST.
The rBST (recombinant bovine somatotrophin) hormone is injected into cows by some industrial dairy farmers to stimulate milk output.
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