Vitamins and Hormones


  • Gerald Litwack, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Under the editorial leadership of Dr Gerald Litwack, Vitamins and Hormones continues to publish up-to-date synthetic reviews of interest to endocrinologists and biochemists. Others interested in the structure and function of biologically active molecules, like hormones and vitamins, will increasingly turn to this successful series for comprehensive reviews by leading contributors to this and related disciplines.
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Book information

  • Published: February 1995
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-709850-0

Table of Contents

Vitamin B12 and the B12 Coenzymes.Hormones in Milk.Molecular and Cellular Basis of Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone Action in the Pituitary and Central Nervous System.Division of Labor Among Gonadotropes.The Thyrotropin Receptor.Molecular Biology of the Growth Hormone-Prolactin Gene System.The Role of Steroid Metabolism in Protective and Specificity-Conferring Mechanisms of Mineralocorticoid Action.Subject Index.