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Calcitonin is a 32-amino acid linear polypeptide hormone that is produced in humans primarily by the parafollicular cells (also known as C-cells) of the thyroid, and in many other animals in the ultimobranchial body.
Treatment modalities shape infection profiles in advanced lung cancer patients

Treatment modalities shape infection profiles in advanced lung cancer patients

CGRP antagonists and dietary changes show promise for migraine treatment

CGRP antagonists and dietary changes show promise for migraine treatment

Brain peptide identified as key player in heavy alcohol drinking

Brain peptide identified as key player in heavy alcohol drinking

New insights into migraine etiology: the role of hepatocyte growth factor

New insights into migraine etiology: the role of hepatocyte growth factor

Exploring developmental pathways and disease interactions in nervous and stomatognathic systems

Exploring developmental pathways and disease interactions in nervous and stomatognathic systems

Study explores the effectiveness of caffeine consumption for headaches: trigger or remedy?

Study explores the effectiveness of caffeine consumption for headaches: trigger or remedy?

New drug may offer relief for people with difficult-to-treat migraine

New drug may offer relief for people with difficult-to-treat migraine

Capsaicin and its health benefits

Capsaicin and its health benefits

High adherence to procalcitonin-guided antibiotic prescribing guideline may reduce antibiotic use in hospitals

High adherence to procalcitonin-guided antibiotic prescribing guideline may reduce antibiotic use in hospitals

SARS-CoV-2 WA1/2020, Delta and Omicron strains found to infect human sensory neurons

SARS-CoV-2 WA1/2020, Delta and Omicron strains found to infect human sensory neurons

Experts provide first framework for treating hypercalcemia of malignancy in adults

Experts provide first framework for treating hypercalcemia of malignancy in adults

FebriDX point-of-care immunoassay can rapidly determine if an infection is bacterial or viral

FebriDX point-of-care immunoassay can rapidly determine if an infection is bacterial or viral

AbbVie to present data from its robust migraine portfolio at the Migraine Trust International Symposium 2022

AbbVie to present data from its robust migraine portfolio at the Migraine Trust International Symposium 2022

Excessive neuropeptide secretion in the lungs can lead to fluid buildup and poor oxygenation

Excessive neuropeptide secretion in the lungs can lead to fluid buildup and poor oxygenation

Study reveals differential blood glycoprotein profiles in symptomatic and asymptomatic COVID-19 patients

Study reveals differential blood glycoprotein profiles in symptomatic and asymptomatic COVID-19 patients

Pain neuron-derived peptide protects mice from endotoxic death by enhancing brain ATP production

Pain neuron-derived peptide protects mice from endotoxic death by enhancing brain ATP production

Scientists identify genome regions linked to migraine risk

Scientists identify genome regions linked to migraine risk

Migraine-inducing peptides may protect against diabetes by influencing insulin production

Migraine-inducing peptides may protect against diabetes by influencing insulin production

Migraines may hold the key to new treatment for diabetes

Migraines may hold the key to new treatment for diabetes