The Metabolic Role of Growth Hormone in Humans With Particular Reference to Fasting

Growth Horm IGF Res. 2005 Apr;15(2):95-122. doi: 10.1016/j.ghir.2005.02.005.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Energy Metabolism / physiology
  • Fasting / physiology*
  • Ghrelin
  • Glucose / metabolism
  • Human Growth Hormone / metabolism
  • Human Growth Hormone / physiology*
  • Humans
  • Insulin Resistance / physiology
  • Insulin-Like Growth Factor I / metabolism
  • Lipid Metabolism
  • Peptide Hormones / metabolism
  • Receptors, Somatotropin / physiology
  • Signal Transduction
  • Starvation / metabolism
  • Starvation / physiopathology

Substances

  • Ghrelin
  • Peptide Hormones
  • Receptors, Somatotropin
  • Human Growth Hormone
  • Insulin-Like Growth Factor I
  • Glucose