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What does IGFI stand for?

IGFI stands for Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I (also seen as IGF-1)

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Now, a study offers compelling evidence that a protein called insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) may eventually provide physicians with the first active therapy for acute renal failure.
Evidence to support the role of insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) in osteogenic differentiation of human adult mesenchymal stem cells is presented by Hannjorg Koch and coworkers from the University of Greifswald (Germany), Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA), and the University of Pittsburgh, in the paper, "Insulin-like Growth Factor-I Induces Early Osteoblast Gene Expression in Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells.