Free insulin-like growth factor-1 and unilateral complete ureteral obstruction in the rat


SEREL T., Savas C. , DELIBAS N., KOŞAR A. , ARICAN A., TAHOĞLU M.

UROLOGY, vol.56, no.5, pp.863-866, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 56 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0090-4295(00)00757-3
  • Title of Journal : UROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.863-866

Abstract

Objectives. To determine the effect of unilateral ureteral obstruction on renal free insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) content in the kidneys and the possible role of free IGF-I in compensatory growth in the nonobstructed kidney in an experimental model.