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Calcitonin is a 32 amino acid hormone secreted by the C-cells of the thyroid gland. Calcitonin has been preserved during the… Expand The RET kinase has emerged as a promising target for the therapy of medullary thyroid cancers (MTC) and of a subset of papillary… Expand Calcitonin secretion in the pregnant uterus is tightly regulated by the ovarian hormones, estrogen and progesterone, which limit… Expand An extracellular Ca(2+)-sensing mechanism consisting of a G protein-coupled receptor linked to phosphoinositide turnover and… Expand In vivo 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 (1,25(OH)2D3) decreased PTH and calcitonin gene transcription. A low calcium is the major signal… Expand We have previously reported that the phorbol ester, 12-O-tetradecanoyl phorbol 13-acetate (TPA) induces, in the TT cell line of… Expand Calcitonin deficiency has been implicated in the pathogenesis of accelerated bone loss, especially in postmenopausal osteoporosis… Expand In man, the major function of calcitonin appears to be prevention of excessive or unwanted bone resorption. There is a striking… Expand A sensitive RIA for human calcitonin has been developed which can detect 1-2 pg hormone. This procedure permits the measurement… Expand The secretion of calcitonin by slices of porcine thyroid glands has been investigated. Calcitonin in the incubation medium was… Expand