Chapter 4. Pituitary Growth Hormone and Blood Insulin Activity

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch. and
  2. Cecilia M. O'Connor B.Sc.
  1. P. J. Randle

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470718971.ch4

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Internal Secretions of the Pancreas (Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume 9

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Internal Secretions of the Pancreas (Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume 9

How to Cite

Randle, P. J. (1956) Pituitary Growth Hormone and Blood Insulin Activity, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Internal Secretions of the Pancreas (Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume 9 (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and C. M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470718971.ch4

Author Information

  1. Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1956

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722404

Online ISBN: 9780470718971

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Keywords:

  • pituitary growth hormone;
  • insulin;
  • β-cells;
  • blood plasma;
  • pancreatic islets

Summary

This Chapter Contains Section Title:

  • Methods and Procedure

  • Detection and Estimation of Plasma Insulin Activity

  • Results

  • Response of the Isolated Rat Diaphragm to Insulin

  • Influence of Growth Hormone on Plasma Insulin Activity

  • Discussion

  • Relation Between Plasma Insulin Activity and Plasma Insulin Content

  • The Influence of Growth Hormone on Plasma Insulin Activity

  • Relation Between Plasma Insulin Content and Insulin Secretion

  • The Influence of Growth Hormone on Insulin Secretion

  • References

  • Discussion