parathormone


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parathormone:

see parathyroid hormoneparathyroid hormone
or parathormone,
a hormone secreted by the parathyroid glands that regulates the metabolism of calcium and phosphate in the body. It has been purified extensively and appears to be a protein containing 84 amino-acid residues, a sequence of which
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parathormone

[‚par·ə′thȯr‚mōn]
(biochemistry)
A polypeptide hormone that functions in regulating calcium and phosphate metabolism. Also known as parathyroid hormone.
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In terms of levels of serum parathormone, alkaline phosphatase, and calcium, no significant difference was detected between groups 1 and 2 (p>0.
0 mg/dL for females); and parathormone was measured by chemiluminescence methods (normal range 0.
7) ALP, alkaline phosphatase; 25OHD, 25 hydroxyvitamin D; PTH, parathormone Table III.
It can cause secondary hypocalcemia by impairing the release of parathormone by the parathyroid gland and through blunting the tissue response to parathormone (9).
Serum calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, 25-OH Vitamin D, parathormone (PTH), alkaline phosphatase (ALP), and biochemical markers of bone formation (Osteocalcin, Bone-ALP) and resorption ( N-terminal collagen type 1 and C terminal collagen type 1) were determined.
Biochemical abnormalities include hypophosphataemia, normal or low serum calcium, normal or high normal alkaline phosphatase, low or inappropriately normal serum 1, 25 dihydroxy vitamin D, normal serum intact parathormone (iPTH) concentration and low maximum tubular reabsorptive capacity for phosphorus/glomerular filtration rate (TmP/GFR) (4).
There were statistically significant differences between the control and the aquatic exercise groups for the 6 months relative changes in broadband ultrasound attenuation and speed-of-sound T scores, insulin-like growth factor-1, growth hormone, parathormone, and calcitonin.
c) dosage de la parathormone pour determiner s'il faut prescrire des chelateurs de phosphore a base d'aluminium
1,2) In 1929, Bauer, Aub, and Albright (3) administered parathormone to growing rabbits, cats, and rats to test their hypothesis that bone trabeculae acted as a reserve supply of calcium.
Formation and secretion of fragments of parathormone.
The Company presented a progress report on its development programs through two scientific posters on its ThGRF program, one poster on its osteoporosis program outlining positive bioavailablility results in animals for its ThPTH, a product combining parathormone and the Macroflux(TM) patch, and two posters on its type II diabetes program comprising ThGLP-1, a stabilized glucagon-like peptide-1 analogue, and ghrelin, two peptides with the potential to treat various stages of diabetes.