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calcitonin secretion

The regulated release of calcitonin, a peptide hormone that participates in calcium and phosphorus metabolism, from a cell. [GOC:cjm, PR:000027222]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Calcitonin is a 32 amino acid hormone secreted by the C-cells of the thyroid gland. Calcitonin has been preserved during the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The RET kinase has emerged as a promising target for the therapy of medullary thyroid cancers (MTC) and of a subset of papillary… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Calcitonin secretion in the pregnant uterus is tightly regulated by the ovarian hormones, estrogen and progesterone, which limit… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
An extracellular Ca(2+)-sensing mechanism consisting of a G protein-coupled receptor linked to phosphoinositide turnover and… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
In vivo 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 (1,25(OH)2D3) decreased PTH and calcitonin gene transcription. A low calcium is the major signal… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
We have previously reported that the phorbol ester, 12-O-tetradecanoyl phorbol 13-acetate (TPA) induces, in the TT cell line of… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Calcitonin deficiency has been implicated in the pathogenesis of accelerated bone loss, especially in postmenopausal osteoporosis… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
In man, the major function of calcitonin appears to be prevention of excessive or unwanted bone resorption. There is a striking… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
A sensitive RIA for human calcitonin has been developed which can detect 1-2 pg hormone. This procedure permits the measurement… Expand
Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
  • N. Bell
  • The Journal of clinical investigation
  • 1970
  • Corpus ID: 38734756
The secretion of calcitonin by slices of porcine thyroid glands has been investigated. Calcitonin in the incubation medium was… Expand
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