editore: Academic Press Inc
"Molecular Endocrinology, Third Edition" summarizes the area and provides an in-depth discussion of the molecular aspects of hormone action, including hormone-receptor interactions, second messenger generation, gene induction, and post-transcriptional control. Thoroughly revised and updated, the third edition includes new information on growth factors hematopoietic-immune factors, nonclassical hormones, receptors, transduction, transcriptional regulation, as well as other relevant topics. Incorporating an abundance of new information, this text retains the self-contained, focused, and easily readable style of the second edition. It includes discussion of recently characterized hormones. Recent advances in understanding chromatin remodeling are highlighted in this edition. It incorporates over 80 tables and 140 figures to beautifully illustrate recent biomedical advances.