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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.
Experimental evidence that ADAM17 inhibition prevents severe COVID-19

Experimental evidence that ADAM17 inhibition prevents severe COVID-19

Natural treatment based on flour made from mealworms can help prevent Type II diabetes mellitus

Natural treatment based on flour made from mealworms can help prevent Type II diabetes mellitus

Early exposure to smell can affect perception and social behavior later in life

Early exposure to smell can affect perception and social behavior later in life

Previously approved drugs starting points for COVID-19 therapeutics

Previously approved drugs starting points for COVID-19 therapeutics

Mutations to autism-associated gene cause a cascade of problems in developing mouse brains

Mutations to autism-associated gene cause a cascade of problems in developing mouse brains

Prenatal exposure to phthalates is linked to altered cognitive outcomes in infants

Prenatal exposure to phthalates is linked to altered cognitive outcomes in infants

Study shows how leptin suppresses appetite

Study shows how leptin suppresses appetite

New biomarker of glucocorticoid action could help clinicians to tailor treatments

New biomarker of glucocorticoid action could help clinicians to tailor treatments

Mother's stress levels during conception could be a determinant of fetal sex

Mother's stress levels during conception could be a determinant of fetal sex

Treatment resistance in triple-negative breast cancers linked to softer tissue environment

Treatment resistance in triple-negative breast cancers linked to softer tissue environment

Diet and lifestyle may play a significant role in Alzheimer's disease

Diet and lifestyle may play a significant role in Alzheimer's disease

HCAs are a promising risk indicator of type 2 diabetes

HCAs are a promising risk indicator of type 2 diabetes

Changing diet and exercise can make chemotherapy more effective in youth with leukemia

Changing diet and exercise can make chemotherapy more effective in youth with leukemia

Exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals may increase likelihood of postpartum depression

Exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals may increase likelihood of postpartum depression

Modest dietary changes and exercise can improve survival outcomes for young people with leukemia

Modest dietary changes and exercise can improve survival outcomes for young people with leukemia

Mice study provides insight into the beneficial effects of selenium supplementation

Mice study provides insight into the beneficial effects of selenium supplementation

Study confirms the predictive value of molecular classification of hormone-sensitive breast cancer

Study confirms the predictive value of molecular classification of hormone-sensitive breast cancer

Study: Common medications are often derived from animal byproducts

Study: Common medications are often derived from animal byproducts

Lupus patients with lower vitamin D levels more likely to have metabolic syndrome, insulin resistance

Lupus patients with lower vitamin D levels more likely to have metabolic syndrome, insulin resistance

New ‘SINT1A‘ study explores potential of a probiotic to prevent type 1 diabetes in children

New ‘SINT1A‘ study explores potential of a probiotic to prevent type 1 diabetes in children