Effect of Growth Hormone on Lipid Aldehydes

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Science  28 Nov 1958:
Vol. 128, Issue 3335, pp. 1346-1347
DOI: 10.1126/science.128.3335.1346-a


Female rats at the body weight plateau which responded to 13 daily injections of 0.4 mg of growth hormone by greater weight gain per gram of food had a decreased concentration of lipid aldehydes in blood plasma, an increased concentration in liver, and no change in intestine, compared with control rats given isotonic saline.