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ROME, November 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General practitioners, specialist endocrinologists and internists have a brand new reference point to support their daily clinical
Data Presented This Week at the 84th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Oct.
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Companies Include Silarus Therapeutics Developing Treatments for Anemia and Iron Overload Disorders; and Thyritope Biosciences Developing Treatments for Graves' Orbitopathy SAN DIEGO,
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-- Plans to Launch Lung Cancer Test In the Second Half of 2015, With Meaningful Revenue Expected in 2017 -- SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept.
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veracyte, Inc. (Nasdaq: VCYT) today announced that Bonnie H.
"Stop the Thyroid Madness II: How Thyroid Experts are Challenging Ineffective Treatments and Improving the Lives of Patients" DENVER, Aug.
Transaction Marks First Step Toward Creation of a Molecular Diagnostics Subsidiary to Aid in Patient Diagnosis and Management PARSIPPANY, N.J., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PDI, Inc.
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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...
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