Latest Thyroid hormones Stories

2008-09-17 12:00:35

CLX Medical has signed a definitive agreement with ThyroTec to acquire ThyroTest, a rapid thyroid stimulating hormone screening device used for the detection of hypothyroidism in adults, a common thyroid disease.

2008-09-15 15:00:34

CLX Medical, Inc. (OTCBB: CLXN), which is focused on the launch and distribution of unique medical diagnostic testing products, today announced Form 4 filings by the company's Board of Directors.

2008-08-14 09:00:19

By Nick Simons Q DEAR Doctor, both my mother and aunt suffer with an under- active thyroid gland and take tablets for it. I am concerned that I may develop a thyroid problem in the future and want to know how to recognise it.

2008-03-20 00:00:00

Japanese and British researchers reported Wednesday that birds begin singing during the spring season as a biological response to longer days.

2008-02-17 03:00:11

By Mittra, Erik S Niederkohr, Ryan D; Rodriguez, C

2007-09-22 03:00:06

By Perez-Lopez, Faustino R Abstract Iodine is a trace element essential for synthesis of the thyroid hormones, triiodothyronine and thyroxine. These hormones play a vital role in the early growth and development stages of most organs, especially the brain.

2007-07-13 06:15:47

By Abalovich, Marcos Mitelberg, Laura; Allami, Carlos; Gutierrez, Silvia; Et al Abstract Objective. To determine the prevalence of different subclinical hypothyroidism (SH) grades and thyroid autoimmunity (TAI) in infertile women. Design. Retrospective study. Setting.

2007-06-28 12:05:17

By Zoeller, R Thomas Tyl, Rochelle W; Tan, Shirlee W This article reviews current rodent screens and tests to detect thyroid toxicants.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.