Endocrine system

Known as: Body System, Endocrine/Metabolic, Endocrine Systems, Hormonal System 
A system of glands and cells that make hormones that are released directly into the blood and travel to tissues and organs all over the body. The… (More)
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2015
Review
2015
The function of the heart is to contract and pump oxygenated blood to the body and deoxygenated blood to the lungs. To achieve… (More)
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2011
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2011
In the past, the role of physical activity as a life-style modulating factor has been considered as that of a tool to balance… (More)
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2004
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2004
Bilaterian animals are notably characterized by complex endocrine systems. The receptors for many steroids, retinoids, and other… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The klotho gene encodes a novel type I membrane protein of beta-glycosidase family and is expressed principally in distal tubule… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
  • Y Date, M Kojima, +6 authors M Nakazato
  • Endocrinology
  • 2000
Ghrelin, a novel GH-releasing acylated peptide, was recently isolated from rat stomach. It stimulated the release of GH from the… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Green tea polyphenols, especially the catechin, (-)-epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), have been proposed as a cancer… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND Previous studies have suggested that the frequency of cancer is higher in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Possible mechanisms to explain endocrine effects on reproduction and sex differentiation are presented for selected… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Developing insects repeatedly shed their cuticle by means of a stereotyped behavior called ecdysis, thought to be initiated by… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
We have used immunocytochemical methods to localize the homeodomain LIM protein Isl-1 in the adult rat. Isl-1 immunoreactivity is… (More)
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