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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.
A new synthetic chemical may provide framework for future drugs to treat brain-based ailments

A new synthetic chemical may provide framework for future drugs to treat brain-based ailments

Study into the duress of space travel as part of a Mars expedition to be staged in the Australian desert later this year

Study into the duress of space travel as part of a Mars expedition to be staged in the Australian desert later this year

Want a new type of man? Maybe less brawn and more brains?

Want a new type of man? Maybe less brawn and more brains?

Estrogen therapy may help bone density, muscle mass, sexual function, memory, and psychological wellbeing in postmenopausal women

Estrogen therapy may help bone density, muscle mass, sexual function, memory, and psychological wellbeing in postmenopausal women

Interacting and petting animals creates a hormonal response in humans that can help fight depression

Interacting and petting animals creates a hormonal response in humans that can help fight depression

Suprachiasmatic nucleus brain tissue sheds light on jet lag

Suprachiasmatic nucleus brain tissue sheds light on jet lag

Leading experts to shed light on controversial testosterone therapy treatment

Leading experts to shed light on controversial testosterone therapy treatment

Small, frequent doses of caffeine best strategy for staying awake

Small, frequent doses of caffeine best strategy for staying awake

New patent has potential for the treatment of obesity

New patent has potential for the treatment of obesity

Fat fighting undermined by over active eating pacemaker

Fat fighting undermined by over active eating pacemaker

Risk of prostate cancer greater in men over 50 with high levels of testosterone

Risk of prostate cancer greater in men over 50 with high levels of testosterone

Survey serious misunderstandings about breastfeeding

Survey serious misunderstandings about breastfeeding

Female incontinence and sexual dysfunction questions answered

Female incontinence and sexual dysfunction questions answered

No evidence of CJD associated with the Garden State Racetrack

No evidence of CJD associated with the Garden State Racetrack

Lab calibration errors may add $199 million to U.S. health care costs

Lab calibration errors may add $199 million to U.S. health care costs

New guidelines for using new antiepileptic drugs to treat epilepsy

New guidelines for using new antiepileptic drugs to treat epilepsy

Love may cause changes in men and women's testosterone levels

Love may cause changes in men and women's testosterone levels

Pregnancy massage may reduce the risk of premature births

Pregnancy massage may reduce the risk of premature births

Researchers develop low-carb corn with enhanced protein and oil

Researchers develop low-carb corn with enhanced protein and oil

New hope for advances in treatment methods for AIDS, Alzheimer's and age-related blindness

New hope for advances in treatment methods for AIDS, Alzheimer's and age-related blindness