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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.
New process that simplifies the production of proteins

New process that simplifies the production of proteins

Women with a history of cancer in their family are better off having MRI scans instead of mammograms

Women with a history of cancer in their family are better off having MRI scans instead of mammograms

Leptin's fat-burning role in humans

Leptin's fat-burning role in humans

Traveling to and from work can reduce cardiovascular disease in people with type 2 diabetes

Traveling to and from work can reduce cardiovascular disease in people with type 2 diabetes

Clint Eastwood did nothing for women's testosterone levels in "The Bridges of Madison County"

Clint Eastwood did nothing for women's testosterone levels in "The Bridges of Madison County"

New precautionary measures against the possible risk of transmission of variant Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease

New precautionary measures against the possible risk of transmission of variant Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease

Natural organohalogens have potent anticancer and antibacterial activity

Natural organohalogens have potent anticancer and antibacterial activity

A study on diabetes in Central America is set to advance

A study on diabetes in Central America is set to advance

Melanotan-1 can induce tanning in human volunteers who are known to tan easily in response to sunlight

Melanotan-1 can induce tanning in human volunteers who are known to tan easily in response to sunlight

U.S. scientists have found the genetic basis for one form of sudden infant death syndrome

U.S. scientists have found the genetic basis for one form of sudden infant death syndrome

Study on diabetes in Central America

Study on diabetes in Central America

Most Americans ignorant to high cholesterol facts

Most Americans ignorant to high cholesterol facts

Ghrelin may help reduce obsesity in children with genetic disorder

Ghrelin may help reduce obsesity in children with genetic disorder

New early breast cancer treatment significantly reduces the risk of cancer returning

New early breast cancer treatment significantly reduces the risk of cancer returning

Strategic analysis of the breast cancer therapeutics pipeline

Strategic analysis of the breast cancer therapeutics pipeline

Today's prostate cancer treatments are more aggressive and successful

Today's prostate cancer treatments are more aggressive and successful

Obese people who undergo Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery show declines in levels of ghrelin hormone that stimulates appetite

Obese people who undergo Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery show declines in levels of ghrelin hormone that stimulates appetite

Increasing levels of growth hormone may be an effective treatment for HIV lipodystrophy

Increasing levels of growth hormone may be an effective treatment for HIV lipodystrophy

Human ability to generate feelings through imagery could be the key to a breakthrough in the treatment of mental health problems

Human ability to generate feelings through imagery could be the key to a breakthrough in the treatment of mental health problems

Having a good time can strengthen different centres in the brain and help it grow healthy brain cells

Having a good time can strengthen different centres in the brain and help it grow healthy brain cells