Unformatted text preview: different levels of nutrients 2. No known or potentially new allergens 3. Consult FDA prior to commercialization (voluntary). GMs PRODUCTS ON THE MARKET Bovine somatotropin 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 recombinant bovine somatotropin (rBST), recombinant bovine growth hormone (rBGH), or artiFcial growth hormone. It is administered to the cow by injection and used to increase milk production....
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This note was uploaded on 10/06/2010 for the course BIOLOGY Food scien taught by Professor Dr.johnson during the Spring '10 term at Berkeley.
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