2005

Endocrinology

Basic and Clinical Principles

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ISBN: 978-1-58829-427-2 (Print) 978-1-59259-829-8 (Online)

Table of contents (28 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-5

      Introduction to Endocrinology

  3. Hormone Secretion and Action

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      Pages 7-7

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      Pages 9-33

      Receptors

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      Pages 35-48

      Second-Messenger Systems and Signal Transduction Mechanisms

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      Pages 49-65

      Steroid Hormones

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      Pages 67-84

      Plasma Membrane Receptors for Steroid Hormones in Cell Signaling and Nuclear Function

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      Pages 85-91

      Growth Factors

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      Pages 93-111

      Prostaglandins and Leukotrienes

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      Pages 113-123

      The Neuroendocrine-Immune Interface

  4. Insects/Plants/Comparative

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 125-125

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      Pages 127-136

      Insect Hormones

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      Pages 137-147

      Phytohormones and Signal Transduction Pathways in Plants

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      Pages 149-169

      Comparative Endocrinology

  5. Hypothalamic-Pituitary

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 171-171

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      Pages 173-195

      Hypothalamic Hormones

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      Pages 197-210

      Anterior Pituitary Hormones

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      Pages 211-231

      Posterior Pituitary Hormones

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      Pages 233-253

      Endocrine Disease

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      Pages 255-265

      The Pineal Hormone (Melatonin)

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      Pages 267-281

      Thyroid Hormones (T 4 , T 3 )

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      Pages 283-299

      Calcium-Regulating Hormones

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      Pages 301-309

      Oncogenes and Tumor Suppressor Genes in Tumorigenesis of the Endocrine System

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      Pages 311-319

      Insulin Secretion and Action

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