Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease

Written By Alfredo Ulloa-Aguirre
Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 February 2021
  • ISBN : 0128198028
  • Pages : 486 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease written by Alfredo Ulloa-Aguirre which was release on 15 February 2021, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease, Second Edition, describes the underlying basis of endocrine function, providing an important tool to understand the fundamentals of endocrine diseases. Delivering a comprehensive review of the basic science of endocrinology, from cell biology to human disease, this work explores and dissects the function of a number of cellular systems. The new edition provides an understanding of how endocrine glands function by integrating information resulting in biological effects on both local and systemic levels, also providing new information on the molecular physiopathogenesis of endocrine neoplasic cells. The new edition expands the most used chapters from the first edition and proposes a series of substitutions and additions to the table of contents. New chapters cover signaling, brown adipose tissue, hypothalamic cell models, cellular basis of insulin resistance, genetics and epigenetics of neuroendocrine tumors, and a series of chapters on endocrine-related cancer. Providing content that crosses disciplines, Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease, Second Edition, details how cellular endocrine function contributes to system physiology and mediates endocrine disorders. A methods section proves novel and useful approaches across research focus that will be attractive to medical students, residents, and specialists in the field of endocrinology, as well as to those interested in cellular regulation. Editors Alfredo Ulloa-Aguirre and Ya-Xiong Tao, experts in molecular and cellular aspects of endocrinology, deliver contributions carefully selected for relevance, impact, and clarity of expression from leading field experts Explores endocrine cells biology in normal and pathologic conditions Covers new aspects of endocrine cell function in distinct tissues Provides a view into the biological effect in local and systemic levels 15 new chapters covering the recent developments in the field

Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease

Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease
  • Author : Alfredo Ulloa-Aguirre,Ya-Xiong Tao
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-02-15
  • Total pages : 486
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease, Second Edition, describes the underlying basis of endocrine function, providing an important tool to understand the fundamentals of endocrine diseases. Delivering a comprehensive review of the basic science of endocrinology, from cell biology to human disease, this work explores and dissects the function of ...

Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease

Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease
  • Author : Alfredo Ulloa-Aguirre,P. Michael Conn
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-04-03
  • Total pages : 403
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease describes the underlying basis of endocrine function, providing an important tool to understand the fundamentals of endocrine diseases. Delivering a comprehensive review of the basic science of endocrinology, from cell biology to human disease, this work explores and dissects the function of a number ...

Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease

Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease
  • Author : Alfredo Ulloa-Aguirre,Ya-Xiong Tao
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-03-12
  • Total pages : 486
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : Cellular Endocrinology in Health and Disease, Second Edition, describes the underlying basis of endocrine function, providing an important tool to understand the fundamentals of endocrine diseases. Delivering a comprehensive review of the basic science of endocrinology, from cell biology to human disease, this work explores and dissects the function of ...

Encyclopedia of Endocrine Diseases

Encyclopedia of Endocrine Diseases
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-10-15
  • Total pages : 4000
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : Encyclopedia of Endocrine Diseases, Second Edition, comprehensively reviews the extensive spectrum of diseases and disorders that can occur within the endocrine system. It serves as a useful and comprehensive source of information spanning the many and varied aspects of the endocrine end metabolic system. Students will find a concise description ...

Micronutrients in Health and Disease Second Edition

Micronutrients in Health and Disease  Second Edition
  • Author : Kedar N. Prasad
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-04-15
  • Total pages : 528
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : Growing sentiments against using micronutrient supplements for improving health and preventing disease have created uncertainty in the minds of many health professionals. Following its predecessor, this new edition supports the use of multiple micronutrients combined with proper diet to prove successful in the prevention and management of chronic diseases. It ...

Androgens in Health and Disease

Androgens in Health and Disease
  • Author : Carrie Bagatell,William J. Bremner
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2003-05-27
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : Authoritative researchers and clinicians review our latest understanding of andrology in both basic science and clinical medicine. Topics range from explaining the biology of androgens-from several different perspectives-to illuminating their role in the development and modulation of physiologic systems. Authors demonstrate in a number of cases that testosterone can be ...

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
  • Author : Mark N. Feinglos,Mary Angelyn Bethel
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2008-04-29
  • Total pages : 474
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : In this practical book, the authors of each chapter have synthesized the currently available evidence regarding specific issues in diabetes care. The chapters have been written by an interdisciplinary team of scientists and medical professionals. Such an approach emphasizes the need for collaboration in the care of any individual with ...

The Metabolic Syndrome

The Metabolic Syndrome
  • Author : Barbara C. Hansen,George A. Bray
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2010-05-06
  • Total pages : 402
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : This book covers the most important clinical and bench science aspects of metabolic syndrome. It will be of value to all of those seeking a comprehensive update on the metabolic syndrome. Furthermore, it will provide a broad basis for advancing research in the multiple intersecting disciplines encompassed by the metabolic ...

Diseases of the Thyroid

Diseases of the Thyroid
  • Author : Lewis E. Braverman
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2002-12-13
  • Total pages : 385
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : In this second edition of his popular and widely acclaimed book, Lewis Braverman and a panel of international authorities have thoroughly updated and revised the first edition with fresh perspectives, many new authors, and the latest scientific and clinical developments in thyroid disease. New to this edition are the clinical ...

Health Illness and Optimal Aging Second Edition

Health  Illness  and Optimal Aging  Second Edition
  • Author : Carolyn M. Aldwin, Ph.D.,Diane Fox Gilmer, Ph.D.
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2013-01-17
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : "Aldwin and Gilmer have supplied an interesting textual model for examining health, illness, and aging. Their homogenized approach to aging research is refreshing and insightful."--Anthropology and Aging Quarterly "Clearly written at a level for college students, this is an excellent resource on aging...Highly recommended.--Choice: Current Reviews for ...

The Leydig Cell in Health and Disease

The Leydig Cell in Health and Disease
  • Author : Anita H. Payne,Matthew P. Hardy
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2007-10-28
  • Total pages : 476
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : This book provides a comprehensive study of the Leydig cell, a fascinating and important cell type. It presents all of the developments in our understanding of Leydig cell biology and explores a wide variety of current and potential clinical applications. All aspects of Leydig cell biology, development, regulation, and physiology ...

Endocrinology

Endocrinology
  • Author : Shlomo Melmed,P. Michael Conn
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2007-11-05
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : Maintaining the original goal of the first edition to integrate the basic science of endocrinology with its physiological and clinical principles, this new edition succinctly summarizes in 450 pages the latest findings on hormone secretion and hormone action, as well as all the most recent insights into the physiology and pathophysiology ...

Adipose Tissue and Adipokines in Health and Disease

Adipose Tissue and Adipokines in Health and Disease
  • Author : Giamila Fantuzzi,Carol Braunschweig
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business
  • Release Date : 2014-04-25
  • Total pages : 372
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : The field of adipose tissue biology has been expanding at a very rapid pace in the last few years. Numerous advances have been made since publication of the first edition of this book, in terms of basic adipocyte biology, understanding of the determinants of obesity, distribution of body fat and ...

Pediatric Practice Endocrinology 2nd Edition

Pediatric Practice  Endocrinology  2nd Edition
  • Author : Michael S. Kappy,David B. Allen,Mitchell E. Geffner
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2014-05-22
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : The go-to guide for managing endocrine problems in children – completely updated for today’s practice Part of the Pediatric Practice series, Pediatric Practice: Endocrinology is an outstanding clinical analysis and decision-making tool for those treating endocrine problems in children. Featuring an innovative problem-oriented approach, this well-illustrated, full-color guide skillfully integrates ...

Handbook of Endocrinology Second Edition

Handbook of Endocrinology  Second Edition
  • Author : George H. Gass,Harold M. Kaplan
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 1996-06-17
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0128198028
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Summary : Stay on top of the rapid changes sweeping endocrinology today with the latest information on important selected topics in The Handbook of Endocrinology. This extensive two-volume text provides an impressive breadth and depth of coverage difficult to find in other sources. After a broad survey of the functions of major ...