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IGF-1: The Test | Insulin-like Growth Factor

How is it used?

A test for insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) may be used to help:

Identify growth hormone (GH) deficiency; it is not diagnostic of a GH deficiency but may be ordered along with GH stimulation tests to offer additio read more...

8 months ago

Cheating in sport: What are banned substances?

Story highlightsAustralian Crime Commission finds evidence of "widespread use" of doping in sportsACC: Clear parallels with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency investigation into Lance ArmstrongIdentifies new generation of Performance and Image Enhancing read more...