Endocrine Glands

Known as: Endocrine Organs, Endocrine glands set, ductless glands 
Ductless glands that secrete HORMONES directly into the BLOOD CIRCULATION. These hormones influence the METABOLISM and other functions of cells in… (More)
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2013
Review
2013
Few investigators think of bone as an endocrine gland, even after the discovery that osteocytes produce circulating fibroblast… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Recent discoveries, notably of the hormones leptin and adiponectin, have revised the notion that adipocytes are simply a storage… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Bv8 and endocrine-gland-derived VEGF (EG-VEGF), or prokineticins, are two highly related, secreted proteins that we previously… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
We previously described two mammalian secreted proteins, prokineticin 1 and prokineticin 2, that potently contract… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The known endothelial mitogens stimulate growth of vascular endothelial cells without regard to their tissue of origin. Here we… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
A second isoform of the human vesicular monoamine transporter (hVMAT) has been cloned from a pheochromocytoma cDNA library. The… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
THE mammalian pancreas is a mixed exocrine and endocrine gland that, in most species, arises from ventral and dorsal buds which… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND The McCune-Albright syndrome is a sporadic disease characterized by polyostotic fibrous dysplasia, café au lait spots… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
In passing from islets to the exocrine part of the gland, pancreatic capillaries change their character. Islet capillaries are… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
Macrophages of endocrine organs have been identified by immunohistochemical localization of the macrophage-specific antigen F4/80… (More)
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