© 1989

Control of the Thyroid Gland

Regulation of Its Normal Function and Growth

  • Ragnar Ekholm
  • Leonard D. Kohn
  • Seymour H. Wollman

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 261)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. The Thyroid as a Model Endocrine System

    1. Jacob Robbins
      Pages 1-4
  3. The Pituitary-Thyroid Axis

  4. Thyroid Regulators: Neurogenic Agents, Hormones, Iodide

    1. N. Perrotti, C. M. Rotella, F. V. Alvarez, L. D. Kohn, S. Taylor
      Pages 105-119
    2. Torsten Grunditz, Frank Sundler, Rolf Håkanson, Rolf Uddman
      Pages 121-149
    3. Leonard D. Kohn, Motoyasu Saji, Takashi Akamizu, Shoichiro Ikuyama, Osamu Isozaki, Aimee D. Kohn et al.
      Pages 151-209
  5. Signals and Transduction

    1. Daniela Corda, Cinzia Bizzarri, Maria Di Girolamo, Salvatore Valitutti, Alberto Luini
      Pages 245-269
    2. James B. Field, Fernando Ribeiro-Neto, Madoka Taguchi, William Deery, C. S. Sheela Rani, Daniela Pasquali
      Pages 271-284
    3. Eduardo G. Lapetina
      Pages 285-293
    4. Kazuo Tahara, Motoyasu Saji, Salvatore M. Aloj, Leonard D. Kohn
      Pages 295-326
  6. Regulation of Growth and Function

    1. Margaret C. Eggo, Gerard N. Burrow
      Pages 327-339
    2. Margaret C. Eggo, M. A. Christine Pratt, Gregory P. Becks, Gerard N. Burrow
      Pages 341-356
    3. J. E. Dumont, A. Lefort, F. Libert, M. Parmentier, E. Raspé, S. Reuse et al.
      Pages 357-372
    4. Alison J. Sinclair, Renata Lonigro, Donato Civitareale, Roberto Di Lauro
      Pages 373-389
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 391-403

About this book


cell development growth growth factor health hormone hormones hydrolysis insulin insulin-like organizations protein regulation diabetes

Editors and affiliations

  • Ragnar Ekholm
    • 1
  • Leonard D. Kohn
    • 2
  • Seymour H. Wollman
    • 2
  1. 1.University of GöteborgGöteborgSweden
  2. 2.National Institutes of HealthBethesdaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Control of the Thyroid Gland
  • Book Subtitle Regulation of Its Normal Function and Growth
  • Authors R. Ekholm
  • Series Title Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1989
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-306-43380-1
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4757-2060-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4757-2058-7
  • Series ISSN 0065-2598
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VIII, 403
  • Number of Illustrations 65 b/w illustrations, 2 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Diabetes
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