The Role of Humoral Factors in Intestinal Adaptation

Jennifer N. Woodard, Kelly A. Tappenden

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationIntestinal Failure
Subtitle of host publicationDiagnosis, Management and Transplantation
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd.
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)9781405146371
StatePublished - Jan 9 2009


  • Exogenous GH administration in humans and conflicting results
  • GH stimulation of intestinal adaptation
  • Humoral factor role in intestinal adaptation
  • Insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I)
  • Keratinocyte growth factor (KGF)
  • Transforming growth factor-α (TGF-α)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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