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A hormone is a chemical released by one or more cells that affects cells in other parts of the organism. Only a small amount of hormone is required to alter cell metabolism. It is essentially a chemical messenger that transports a signal from one cell to another.
AAA doses first patients in two clinical studies with PSMA-R2 for prostate cancer

AAA doses first patients in two clinical studies with PSMA-R2 for prostate cancer

New analysis links higher BMI to lower breast cancer risk for younger women

New analysis links higher BMI to lower breast cancer risk for younger women

Study shows fat cells increase in size and number upon exposure to fracking chemicals

Study shows fat cells increase in size and number upon exposure to fracking chemicals

Study identifies factors that contribute to vaginal dryness

Study identifies factors that contribute to vaginal dryness

Study: Long-term estrogen therapy alters microbial composition and activity in the gut

Study: Long-term estrogen therapy alters microbial composition and activity in the gut

Preconception binge drinking may have negative effect on future offspring

Preconception binge drinking may have negative effect on future offspring

Inhibiting epigenetic proteins with drugs could prevent development of breast cancer

Inhibiting epigenetic proteins with drugs could prevent development of breast cancer

Low blood levels of vitamin D linked to increased risk of interstitial lung disease

Low blood levels of vitamin D linked to increased risk of interstitial lung disease

Scientists identify new subtype of prostate cancer

Scientists identify new subtype of prostate cancer

Topical gel may lower breast cancer risk in women with dense breast tissue

Topical gel may lower breast cancer risk in women with dense breast tissue

Researchers find enzyme responsible for aircraft noise-related vascular damage

Researchers find enzyme responsible for aircraft noise-related vascular damage

Study: Antipsychotic treatment increases body fat and decreases insulin sensitivity in youth

Study: Antipsychotic treatment increases body fat and decreases insulin sensitivity in youth

Medicare takes aim at boomerang hospitalizations of nursing home patients

Medicare takes aim at boomerang hospitalizations of nursing home patients

Special issue focuses on how endocrine-disrupting chemicals influence behavior

Special issue focuses on how endocrine-disrupting chemicals influence behavior

Scientists explain 'Hangry'

Scientists explain 'Hangry'

Researchers identify new form of depression

Researchers identify new form of depression

Researchers identify enzyme that controls cell’s collagen secretion

Researchers identify enzyme that controls cell’s collagen secretion

Biotheranostics presents key data for CancerTYPE ID and Breast Cancer Index at ASCO 2018

Biotheranostics presents key data for CancerTYPE ID and Breast Cancer Index at ASCO 2018

European Union's criteria for regulating EDCs do not go far enough to protect public health

European Union's criteria for regulating EDCs do not go far enough to protect public health

Women with thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy face increased risk for gestational diabetes

Women with thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy face increased risk for gestational diabetes