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BST (Bovine somatotropin)

Also known as: Bovine Somatotropin, BST, BGH, bovine growth hormone

BST (Bovine somatotropin) also known as Bovine growth hormone (BGH) is an artificial growth hormone. It is a peptide hormone produced by cows’ pituitary glands. Like other hormones, it is produced in small quantities and is used in regulating metabolic processes.

BST is used to synthesize the recombinant bovine somatotropin (rBST), recombinant bovine growth hormone (rBGH).

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