bovine somatotropin

Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture . 2015.

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  • Bovine somatotropin — (abbreviated bST and BST) is a protein hormone produced in the pituitary glands of cattle. It is also called bovine growth hormone, or BGH.BST can be produced synthetically, using recombinant DNA technology. The resulting product is called… …   Wikipedia

  • bovine somatotropin — bo′vine somatotro′pin n. biochem. bovine growth hormone …   From formal English to slang

  • bovine somatotropin — …   Useful english dictionary

  • bovine growth hormone — n. a growth hormone of cattle; esp., this hormone synthesized artificially and administered to beef cattle to increase growth rate and reduce fat and to dairy cows to increase milk production: also bovine somatotropin or Chiefly Brit. bovine… …   English World dictionary

  • bovine growth hormone — 1. a growth hormone of cattle that regulates growth and milk production in cows. 2. the same hormone, harvested in large quantities from genetically engineered bacteria for daily injection into dairy cows to increase milk production. Abbr.: bGH… …   Universalium

  • bovine growth hormone — 1. a growth hormone of cattle that regulates growth and milk production in cows. 2. the same hormone, harvested in large quantities from genetically engineered bacteria for daily injection into dairy cows to increase milk production. Abbr.: bGH… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rinder-Somatotropin — Somatotropin (Bos taurus) nach PDB  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Somatotropine bovine —  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Somatotropine.  La somatotropine bovine (STB) est une hormone protéinique produite par les glandes pituitaires des vaches laitières. Elle est aussi appelée hormone bovine de croissance ((en) bovine growth… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Somatotropine bovine recombinée — Somatotropine bovine  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Somatotropine.  La somatotropine bovine (STB) est une hormone protéinique produite par les glandes pituitaires des vaches laitières. Elle est aussi appelée hormone bovine de croissance …   Wikipédia en Français

  • bovinegrowth hormone — bovine growth hormone n. Abbr. BGH A naturally occurring hormone of cattle that regulates growth and milk production. It may also be produced by genetic engineering and administered to cows to increase milk production. Also called bovine… …   Universalium

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