Structural and Functional Characterization of IGF-I RNA 3’ Variants

  • P. Kay Lund
  • Eileen C. Hoyt
  • Judson J. Van Wyk
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 293)


In rat and other mammalian species a single insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-I) gene gives rise to a heterogeneous and complex family of IGF-I mRNAs (1,2).


Size Heterogeneity Protein Deprivation Annealing Oligomer Dietary Protein Deprivation Molecular Weight mRNAs 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Kay Lund
    • 1
  • Eileen C. Hoyt
    • 2
  • Judson J. Van Wyk
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PhysiologyUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel HillUSA
  2. 2.Department of PediatricsUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel HillUSA

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