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Published by Plenum Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Hormones -- Physiological effect,
  • Metabolism -- Regulation

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and indexes.

Statementedited by Robert F. Goldberger and Keith R. Yamamoto.
SeriesBiological regulation and development ;, v. 3A-3B
ContributionsGoldberger, Robert F., Yamamoto, Keith R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQP571 .H654 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3490093M
ISBN 100306409259, 0306414422
LC Control Number82009841

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Receptors and Hormone Action, Volume 1, provides an overview of the state of knowledge in hormone action. This book describes basic methodologies and model systems used in the exploration of the molecular bases of hormone action. The chapters present not only a rather extensive description of hormone receptors and their properties, but also Receptors and Hormone Action, Volume III, is part of a multivolume series that summarizes advances in the field of hormone action. those who have not yet worked in the field as well as those who have considerable expertise in one or another aspect of hormone action. This book opens with a chapter on the physiological properties of the Receptors and Hormone Action, Volume III, is part of a multivolume series that summarizes advances in the field of hormone action. The articles contained in these books are oriented toward a description of basic methodologies and model systems used in the exploration of the molecular bases of hormone action, and are aimed at a broad spectrum of readers including those who have not yet worked  › Home › eBooks. The book opens with a chapter on the relationship between steroid hormone-receptor binding and biologic response. This is followed by separate chapters on conformational forms of the estrogen receptor; the relationship of early responses of the cell to estrogen to DNA synthesis; the role of receptors in the anabolic action of androgens; and  › Home › eBooks.

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