IGF may stand for:

  • Insulin-like growth factor
  • Independent Games Festival
  • Internet Governance Forum
  • Identity Governance Framework
  • Inoki Genome Federation
  • International Golf Federation
  • International Gymnastics Federation
  • International Go Federation
  • Induced Gas Flotation

Other articles related to "igf":

Creatine Supplements - Endocrine and Other Effects - Increase in Muscle Insulin-like Growth Factor-I (IGF-I)
... One study done in 2008 showed that levels of insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-I) in muscle increased by 15% with creatine supplementation compared to ... In the same study on broiler chickens mentioned above, IGF-I levels increased compared to control after being fed with creatine for 42 days ...
Induced Gas Flotation - Process Description
... The feed water to the IGF float tank is often (but not always) dosed with a coagulant (such as ferric chloride or aluminum sulfate) to flocculate the suspended matter ... exits the float tank as the clarified effluent from the IGF unit ... Some IGF unit designs utilize parallel plate packing material to provide more separation surface and therefore to enhance the separation efficiency of the unit ...
... directed against the human insulin-like growth factor-1 receptor (IGF-1R) with potential antineoplastic activity ... Cixutumumab selectively binds to membrane-bound IGF-1R, thereby preventing the binding of the natural ligand IGF-1 and the subsequent activation of PI3K/AKT signaling pathway ... IGF-1R, a receptor tyrosine kinase of the insulin receptor superfamily overexpressed by many cancer cell types, stimulates cell proliferation, enables oncogenic transformation, and suppresses ...
Laron Syndrome - Treatment
... Administration of GH has no effect on IGF-1 production, therefore treatment is mainly by biosynthetic IGF-1 ... IGF-1 must be taken before puberty to be effective ... rinfabate) is composed of recombinant human IGF-1 (rhIGF-1) and its binding protein IGFBP-3 ...