Structure and Regulation of the Rat Somatostatin Gene

  • Jack E. Dixon
  • Timothy E. Hayes
  • Marie Tavianini
  • Bernard A. Roos
  • Ourania Andrisani
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The function and structure of the polypeptide hormone somatostatin have been studied for a number of years in several species [see reviews] (1,2). The 14-residue form of somatostatin has been shown to be identical amongst all organisms examined.


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jack E. Dixon
    • 1
  • Timothy E. Hayes
    • 1
  • Marie Tavianini
    • 1
  • Bernard A. Roos
    • 2
  • Ourania Andrisani
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryPurdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA
  2. 2.Mineral Metabolism LaboratoryAmerican Lake Veterans Administration Medical CenterTacomaUSA

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