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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.
Genetic biomarker test could help personalize therapy for men with high-risk prostate cancer

Genetic biomarker test could help personalize therapy for men with high-risk prostate cancer

Drug company pipelines are developing new molecules to help people safely shed extra weight

Drug company pipelines are developing new molecules to help people safely shed extra weight

Researchers identify novel cytokinin signaling component

Researchers identify novel cytokinin signaling component

Study reveals gene responsible for food-dependent form of Cushing's Syndrome

Study reveals gene responsible for food-dependent form of Cushing's Syndrome

A new standard for analytical testing in the cannabis industry

A new standard for analytical testing in the cannabis industry

Study offers important insights into how circadian clocks function at the subcellular level

Study offers important insights into how circadian clocks function at the subcellular level

Pre-meal whey protein microgel improves early insulin response, says study

Pre-meal whey protein microgel improves early insulin response, says study

Research provides new insights into growth hormone receptor gene's evolutionary history

Research provides new insights into growth hormone receptor gene's evolutionary history

Researchers provide novel treatment target for common skin condition

Researchers provide novel treatment target for common skin condition

New chemical could help reluctant seeds to spring to life

New chemical could help reluctant seeds to spring to life

Researchers develop a new method for monitoring organic pollutants using plants

Researchers develop a new method for monitoring organic pollutants using plants

High fat diets lead to over-eating and obesity in rats by disturbing the body clock

High fat diets lead to over-eating and obesity in rats by disturbing the body clock

New method can efficiently convert plant matter into high-value bioproducts

New method can efficiently convert plant matter into high-value bioproducts

Pest attack order impacts plant's defenses and nutritional quality

Pest attack order impacts plant's defenses and nutritional quality

Study discovers link between corticosteroid receptors and hippocampal neuroplasticity, ciliary genes

Study discovers link between corticosteroid receptors and hippocampal neuroplasticity, ciliary genes

Cytokines play a role in regulation of beige fat

Cytokines play a role in regulation of beige fat

Researchers identify inhibitor that converts immune cold cancer to red hot ones

Researchers identify inhibitor that converts immune cold cancer to red hot ones

Drought impacts root microbiome of rice plants

Drought impacts root microbiome of rice plants

Largest study identifies causal genetic variants associated with type 1 diabetes risk

Largest study identifies causal genetic variants associated with type 1 diabetes risk

Researchers successfully create genetically engineered marsupials via genome editing

Researchers successfully create genetically engineered marsupials via genome editing