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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.
Studies offer leads for new approaches to treat neurological problems

Studies offer leads for new approaches to treat neurological problems

Study uncovers possible source of gender differences in migraines

Study uncovers possible source of gender differences in migraines

New studies related to causes of liver degradation and possible treatments

New studies related to causes of liver degradation and possible treatments

Shorter courses of radiotherapy found to be safe, effective for prostate cancer patients

Shorter courses of radiotherapy found to be safe, effective for prostate cancer patients

Unhealthy diet damages the development of immature fat cells, study shows

Unhealthy diet damages the development of immature fat cells, study shows

Study may explain how chemoresistance evolves over time in some triple-negative breast cancers

Study may explain how chemoresistance evolves over time in some triple-negative breast cancers

Breathtaking evolution amongst Indonesian tribe - bigger spleens for free-diving

Breathtaking evolution amongst Indonesian tribe - bigger spleens for free-diving

Study shows testosterone deficiency in men is associated with chronic diseases

Study shows testosterone deficiency in men is associated with chronic diseases

Genome editing identifies neural circuit behind leptin’s anti-obesity and anti-diabetes effects

Genome editing identifies neural circuit behind leptin’s anti-obesity and anti-diabetes effects

Study proposes new mechanism that may contribute to gender differences in weight control

Study proposes new mechanism that may contribute to gender differences in weight control

Study: Hot spots of type 1 diabetes found in food swamps

Study: Hot spots of type 1 diabetes found in food swamps

Scientists decipher mechanism of chemotherapy induced female infertility

Scientists decipher mechanism of chemotherapy induced female infertility

One class of diabetes drug not associated with reduced risk of death

One class of diabetes drug not associated with reduced risk of death

Antioxidant treatment may decrease cardiovascular risk in women with type 1 diabetes

Antioxidant treatment may decrease cardiovascular risk in women with type 1 diabetes

Study reveals unexpected mechanism that induces thirst after alcohol or sugar exposure

Study reveals unexpected mechanism that induces thirst after alcohol or sugar exposure

LSD1 enzyme regulates skeletal muscle differentiation and metabolic activity

LSD1 enzyme regulates skeletal muscle differentiation and metabolic activity

Study explores relationship between age at menopause and memory

Study explores relationship between age at menopause and memory

Sweet tooth gene linked to less body fat, research shows

Sweet tooth gene linked to less body fat, research shows

Study shows impact of prenatal stress on offspring stress hormone levels

Study shows impact of prenatal stress on offspring stress hormone levels

Vascular dysfunction associated with severe menopausal symptoms

Vascular dysfunction associated with severe menopausal symptoms