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2014-06-27 08:25:19

First biosimilar insulin to receive CHMP positive opinion in the EU INDIANAPOLIS and RIDGEFIELD, Conn., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human

2014-06-25 08:26:32

Dominique's Diabetes Dream Team gives insider tips to people with type 2 diabetes through a national campaign and his "Diabetes Coaches' Clipboard" PLAINSBORO, N.J., June 25, 2014

2014-06-25 04:21:05

NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The growth hormone revolution for women was rekindled with the following quote from

2014-06-23 10:20:10

A new study being presented today at ICE/ENDO 2014, the joint meeting of the International Society of Endocrinology and the Endocrine Society in Chicago, demonstrates that ambient temperatures can influence the growth or loss of brown fat in people.

2014-06-20 23:06:47

ResearchMoz.us includes new market research report "Insulin Delivery Devices Market to 2019 - Simplified Pump Solutions and Low Cost Pens Represent Distinct Regional Growth Drivers"

2014-06-20 23:06:12

Market Size - $1,326.6 Mn 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 16.2%, Market Trends –Innovations such as ultra-long acting analogs new report by Grand View Research.

2014-06-19 23:16:22

Southern Cross Velvet has introduced a new flavor to their IGF Extreme 1000 Fizz Tablets. (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Southern Cross Velvet, a premier provider

2014-06-19 08:30:01

Latest delivery device advancement in the basal insulin category PLAINSBORO, N.J., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novo Nordisk, a world leader in diabetes care, today announced the availability

2014-06-18 23:12:11

Global Type 1 Diabetes Market 2014-2018 a research report available at ReportsnReports.com. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 The key vendors in the

2014-06-18 04:21:15

If Human Growth Hormone Doesn't Work, Why Is Virtually Every Professional and Amateur Sport Governing Body Trying to Ban It? NEW YORK, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're an athlete,


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Pituitary gland
2013-04-30 10:34:49

The pituitary gland, also called the hypophysis, is an endocrine organ found within a small, bony cavity at the base of the brain. Its primary function is to secrete hormones that regulate homeostasis. More specifically, the pituitary gland is a glandular structure about the size of a pea. It is located below the brain and above the nasal cavity in a protected pocket called the sella turcica, which is within the sphenoid bone. It connects to the hypothalamus via a neck-like structure...

Hypothalamus
2013-03-04 13:43:30

The hypothalamus is an organ that serves as an important link, along the hypothalamic-hypophyseal axis, between the nervous system and the endocrine system. It is located within the cranial cavity, in the cerebrum, right below the thalamus. It also forms the floor of the third ventricle in the brain. It contains neural pathways, blood vessels, glial cells, and secretory cells—all of which work together to control things like body temperature, hunger, thirst, sleep, and hormonal and...

Thyroid And Parathyroid Glands
2013-03-04 13:34:45

The thyroid gland is an endocrine gland located anterior to the trachea and inferior to the thyroid cartilage. It is butterfly shaped with three lobes that make it the largest endocrine organ in the body. Its primary function is to control the body’s metabolism by regulating how quickly the body uses energy, proteins, and hormones. The two lateral lobes are connected by the middle lobe called the isthmus, which lies directly on top of the trachea. The entire gland is enclosed in a...

Pancreas
2013-01-02 11:22:15

The pancreas is a digestive and an endocrine organ with both endocrine and exocrine functions. It is about six inches long located in the upper portion of the abdominal cavity. The head of the pancreas lies within the indentation of the duodenum and is connected to it by the pancreatic duct. The uncinate process extends from the head and the neck connects to the body of the pancreas, which lies directly behind the stomach. The tail of the pancreas extends to the left side of the body and is...

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2010-12-03 18:12:26

Insulin, a hormone, is used to regulate carbohydrate and fat metabolism in the body. Insulin causes cells to take up glucose from the blood and store it as glycogen in the liver and muscle. This hormone stops the body from using fat as an energy source by inhibiting the release of glucagons. Without insulin the body fails to take glucose into the bodies cells and in turns uses fat as an energy source. It also has several other anabolic effects throughout the body. Diabetes mellitus results...

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