A horn is a pointed projection on the head of various animals consisting of a
covering of keratin and other proteins surrounding a core of live bone. In
Antler chew contains rich amount of protein, calcium and phosphorus. ... Antlers
are unique to the deer family and are composed of a bone-like material which ...
Early in their development, antlers have high water and protein content. ... As
antlers near the end of the growing process, spongy bone in their outer edges is
Jun 16, 2015 ... Bone vs keratin, branched vs unbranched, shed vs permanent. ... Developing
antlers have a high water and protein content and a soft, hair-like ...
Pet chew treats - deer antlers, dog bones, dog chews, rawhide dog bones, ... a
sensitive digestive system, disturbed by the fat and protein in rawhide chews.
Previously we isolated a bone morphogenetic protein 4 (BMP-4) cDNA from
human prostate cancer cells and found that the 5′ noncoding exon 1 of this
Bone and antler can be used in their natural form, or polished with sand and ...
excess moisture, which leads to swelling of the protein portion and promotes ...
Dec 18, 2013 ... Results show that the NCP–fibril interfaces in antler bone are weak, which ... The
NCP region is amorphous and includes a number of proteins, ...
Mar 31, 2016 ... Most deer antler velvet sold as a dietary supplement comes from Korea or
Australia. ... During puberty, HGH levels determine height and bone size. ... IGF-1
is a protein hormone similar in molecular structure to insulin.
Antlers are temporary projections of bone grown and shed each year. ... to grow
antlers, a process that requires a substantial amount of protein and minerals.