Steroid Hormone Receptors

  • Paolo Marchetti
  • Gigliola Sica
  • Clara Natoli
  • Maria Assunta Spina
  • Stefano Iacobelli
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 72)


Over the past twenty years there have been significant advances in the understanding of the biochemical mechanisms by which steroid hormone interaction with specific receptors elicits biological responses in target cells. A complete discussion of the available data on this subject is beyond the scope of this paper. We will focus our attention on the currently accepted two-step pathway of intracellular interaction of steroid hormones.


Estrogen Receptor Glucocorticoid Receptor Steroid Hormone Receptor Sucrose Density Gradient Sedimentation Coefficient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paolo Marchetti
    • 1
  • Gigliola Sica
    • 2
  • Clara Natoli
    • 1
  • Maria Assunta Spina
    • 1
  • Stefano Iacobelli
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of Molecular EndocrinologyCatholic University of the Sacred HeartRomeItaly
  2. 2.Department HistologyCatholic University of the Sacred HeartRomeItaly

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