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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.
Novel drug could improve life expectancy and quality for patients with hard-to-treat cancers

Novel drug could improve life expectancy and quality for patients with hard-to-treat cancers

New drug can enhance life expectancy and quality for patients with hard-to-treat cancers

New drug can enhance life expectancy and quality for patients with hard-to-treat cancers

Researchers discuss the role of chemical senses in disease and social interactions in humans, animals

Researchers discuss the role of chemical senses in disease and social interactions in humans, animals

Ghrelin may help protect the elderly population from muscle loss

Ghrelin may help protect the elderly population from muscle loss

Focal high-intensity focused ultrasound ablation is an effective treatment for prostate cancer

Focal high-intensity focused ultrasound ablation is an effective treatment for prostate cancer

Vitamin D levels in the blood may be a better predictor of future health and disease risks

Vitamin D levels in the blood may be a better predictor of future health and disease risks

Exploring alternative diagnosis options for women with deep infiltrating endometriosis

Exploring alternative diagnosis options for women with deep infiltrating endometriosis

Study: Patients with thyroid inflammation may be at greater risk of developing anxiety

Study: Patients with thyroid inflammation may be at greater risk of developing anxiety

Activation of fatty acid receptor causes masculinization of Japanese rice fish

Activation of fatty acid receptor causes masculinization of Japanese rice fish

Oxytocinergic and vasopressinergic substances in the brain are involved in guiding social behavior

Oxytocinergic and vasopressinergic substances in the brain are involved in guiding social behavior

Examining the role of endocrine system and hormones in COVID-19 infection

Examining the role of endocrine system and hormones in COVID-19 infection

Obesity may cause irregular immune responses to COVID-19

Obesity may cause irregular immune responses to COVID-19

Study explores link between personal use of hair dyes and cancer risk

Study explores link between personal use of hair dyes and cancer risk

Scientists aim to find cortisone alternatives with fewer side effects

Scientists aim to find cortisone alternatives with fewer side effects

High-pressure preconcentration devices for detecting small amounts of virus in early infections

High-pressure preconcentration devices for detecting small amounts of virus in early infections

Negligible ACE2 expression in human beta-cells

Negligible ACE2 expression in human beta-cells

NAMS publishes the 2020 Genitourinary Syndrome Of Menopause Position Statement

NAMS publishes the 2020 Genitourinary Syndrome Of Menopause Position Statement

Study suggests role for estrogen replacement to protect women against Alzheimer's

Study suggests role for estrogen replacement to protect women against Alzheimer's

Growth hormone associated with early puberty and future breast cancer risk

Growth hormone associated with early puberty and future breast cancer risk

Brain estrogen critical for astrocyte activation and neuroprotection

Brain estrogen critical for astrocyte activation and neuroprotection