Summary of Session I Processing of Growth Hormone

  • John A. PhillipsIII
Part of the Serono Symposia, USA book series (SERONOSYMP)


Applications of recombinant DNA techniques have elucidated the nucleotide sequence and organization of the human growth hormone (hGH or GH1) gene. This information, while of general interest, has only provided a start in identifying sequences or elements that are important in effecting the tissue-specific expression of GH1 and its transcription, processing, and translational regulation.


Growth Hormone Thyroid Hormone Pituitary Cell Human Growth Hormone Translational Regulation 

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© Plenum Press, New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • John A. PhillipsIII
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  1. 1.Vanderbilt UniversityNashvilleUSA

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