William H. Daughaday and the foundations of modern research into growth hormone and the insulin-like growth factors.

Peter Rotwein

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This vignette summarizes some of the scientific accomplishments of Dr. William H. Daughaday, a founder of modern research into the biological effects of growth hormone and the insulin-like growth factors, and formulator of the somatomedin hypothesis of GH actions on growth.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)280-283
Number of pages4
JournalUnknown Journal
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

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