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Research Conducted At Mattel Children's Hospital Leads To New Treatment For Children With Growth Hormone Deficiency

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December 29, 1999
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University Of California Los Angeles
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Based on research conducted at Mattel Children's Hospital at UCLA and other research institutions nationwide, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Thursday approved the first long-acting dosage form of recombinant growth hormone for pediatric growth hormone deficiency (GHD).

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University Of California Los Angeles. (1999, December 29). Research Conducted At Mattel Children's Hospital Leads To New Treatment For Children With Growth Hormone Deficiency. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 19, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/12/991229122829.htm
University Of California Los Angeles. "Research Conducted At Mattel Children's Hospital Leads To New Treatment For Children With Growth Hormone Deficiency." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/12/991229122829.htm (accessed April 19, 2014).

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