Direct and Indirect Effects of Growth Hormone

Resource ID Posted Format
1592 October 22, 2008 Image
McGill University Faculty of Medicine


This figure illustrates the insulin-like effects of growth hormone mediated by IGF release in the liver. It further illustrates the anti-insulin-like effects mediated directly.


To be able to differentiate between the indirect and direct effects of growth hormone.


  • Dental, IGF, Anabolic, Growth Hormone (MeSH), Growth Hormone-Releasing Hormone (MeSH)

Instructional Methods

  • Independent Learning

Academic Focus

  • Basic Sciences
    • Physiology

Intended Audience

  • Professional School
    • Dental Student
    • Medical Student

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