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A hormone is a chemical released by one or more cells that affects cells in other parts of the organism. Only a small amount of hormone is required to alter cell metabolism. It is essentially a chemical messenger that transports a signal from one cell to another.
Could there be harmful chemicals in your household dust?

Could there be harmful chemicals in your household dust?

Cell survival protein could protect the kidneys from 'bystander' damage during cancer therapy

Cell survival protein could protect the kidneys from 'bystander' damage during cancer therapy

Research shows lipogenesis process is dysregulated in obesity, fatty liver disease

Research shows lipogenesis process is dysregulated in obesity, fatty liver disease

Hormone that suppresses food intake could help tackle obesity

Hormone that suppresses food intake could help tackle obesity

Adipose tissue plays key role in the aggravation of COVID-19

Adipose tissue plays key role in the aggravation of COVID-19

Researchers investigate solutions to make cell membranes resistant to coronavirus entry

Researchers investigate solutions to make cell membranes resistant to coronavirus entry

Researchers examine UK's consumer attitudes for food produced using several agricultural methods

Researchers examine UK's consumer attitudes for food produced using several agricultural methods

Researchers identify potential genetic target for treating painful, invasive form of endometriosis

Researchers identify potential genetic target for treating painful, invasive form of endometriosis

Genetic signature in localized prostate cancer can predict likelihood of tumor metastases

Genetic signature in localized prostate cancer can predict likelihood of tumor metastases

Dietary induction of hepatocyte regeneration could help enhance gene repair in the liver

Dietary induction of hepatocyte regeneration could help enhance gene repair in the liver

Researchers investigate role of sweet taste receptor in the regulation of satiety

Researchers investigate role of sweet taste receptor in the regulation of satiety

Study suggests that melatonin may be a viable treatment option for COVID-19

Study suggests that melatonin may be a viable treatment option for COVID-19

Study provides key insight to better understand the development of Type 2 diabetes

Study provides key insight to better understand the development of Type 2 diabetes

Researchers discover molecular machinery that coordinates cell orientation in tissue

Researchers discover molecular machinery that coordinates cell orientation in tissue

Research projects receive BTCA awards to develop new drugs

Research projects receive BTCA awards to develop new drugs

Study links gut hormone to Parkinson’s dementia

Study links gut hormone to Parkinson’s dementia

New research indicates the link between diabetes and SARS-CoV-2 viral infection

New research indicates the link between diabetes and SARS-CoV-2 viral infection

Study clarifies role of ERβ in growth and regeneration of skeletal muscle in female mice

Study clarifies role of ERβ in growth and regeneration of skeletal muscle in female mice

Study shows thymoquinone compound selectively kills prostate cancer cells

Study shows thymoquinone compound selectively kills prostate cancer cells

Researchers investigate the role of auxin in regulating pathogen gene expression

Researchers investigate the role of auxin in regulating pathogen gene expression