Effects of dietary advice on insulin-like growth factors among healthy newborns


Bulduk E. O. , Bulduk S., Coskun B. B.

ARCHIVES OF GYNECOLOGY AND OBSTETRICS, vol.297, no.3, pp.637-643, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

In fetal life, insulin, insulin-like growth factor (IGF) 1, IGF 2 and IGF-binding protein (IGFBP) 3 are essential growth factors. The purpose of this study is to investigate the effects of dietary intervention on insulin-like growth factors in the cord blood of neonates.