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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.
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

Natural hormone called melatonin may guide our sleep patterns

Natural hormone called melatonin may guide our sleep patterns

Stress may increase risk for the most common type of uterine cancer

Stress may increase risk for the most common type of uterine cancer

Chromatin array a new technology for examining DNA

Chromatin array a new technology for examining DNA

Research into hay fever and temperature of the nose rises helps determine how reliable and effective anti-allergic agents are

Research into hay fever and temperature of the nose rises helps determine how reliable and effective anti-allergic agents are

New compound, ZK-CDK combines the inhibition of tumour cell growth as well as inhibition of tumour angiogenesis in one single molecule

New compound, ZK-CDK combines the inhibition of tumour cell growth as well as inhibition of tumour angiogenesis in one single molecule

Soy protein not effective in improving memory in post menopausal women

Soy protein not effective in improving memory in post menopausal women

Convincing evidence that at dietary levels, the estrogens found in soy do not stimulate cell growth and other markers for cancer risk

Convincing evidence that at dietary levels, the estrogens found in soy do not stimulate cell growth and other markers for cancer risk

Protein controls acid in cells by direct detection of volume changes

Protein controls acid in cells by direct detection of volume changes

British people should get out in the sun and not cover up for health reasons

British people should get out in the sun and not cover up for health reasons

Questions about this once widely-accepted treatment for postmenopausal ills

Questions about this once widely-accepted treatment for postmenopausal ills

Omega-3's - fatty acids, can be produced in bioengineered plants

Omega-3's - fatty acids, can be produced in bioengineered plants

Online seller of breast enhancement products sued over false claims of being able to increase breast size without surgery

Online seller of breast enhancement products sued over false claims of being able to increase breast size without surgery