Hormone Receptors in the Skin

  • M. Ponec
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Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 181)


Hormones are by definition specific chemical substances that act selectively on various cells in the body. The source and delivery of hormones to a particular site may occur via one of the three pathways: endocrine, paracrine and autocrine ones.


Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Androgen Receptor Glucocorticoid Receptor Adenylate Cyclase Steroid Hormone Receptor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Ponec
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  1. 1.Department of DermatologyUniversity Hospital LeidenThe Netherlands

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