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Hormones in Development.

Hormones in Development. This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Hormones in Development emerged from a four-day conference taking place in 1968 at Nottingham, England, on the mechanism of hormone action as it affects growth and differentiation of a number of tissues in vertebrates (principally mammals). This volume represents a reworked and updated transcript of the conference. Thus, it has the advantages and disadvantages of this form of presentation, preserving the excitement of exposition of original work by the experimenter and emphasizing multiple points of view on aspects of development that are currently yielding to investigation. It is not a systematic report on current status. With the discovery of hormones in the latter part of the 19th century and the early attempts to elucidate their mode of action that followed, curious unexplained effects of gland ablation or hormone administration were noted. These are assuming new significance. The milestone work of Gudernatsch in demonstrating that metamorphosis of tadpoles could be provoked http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Internal Medicine American Medical Association

Hormones in Development.

Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Hormones in Development emerged from a four-day conference taking place in 1968 at Nottingham, England, on the mechanism of hormone action as it affects growth and differentiation of a number of tissues in vertebrates (principally mammals). This volume represents a reworked and updated transcript of the conference. Thus, it has the advantages and...
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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1972 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0003-9926
eISSN
1538-3679
DOI
10.1001/archinte.1972.03650020116026
Publisher site
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Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Hormones in Development emerged from a four-day conference taking place in 1968 at Nottingham, England, on the mechanism of hormone action as it affects growth and differentiation of a number of tissues in vertebrates (principally mammals). This volume represents a reworked and updated transcript of the conference. Thus, it has the advantages and disadvantages of this form of presentation, preserving the excitement of exposition of original work by the experimenter and emphasizing multiple points of view on aspects of development that are currently yielding to investigation. It is not a systematic report on current status. With the discovery of hormones in the latter part of the 19th century and the early attempts to elucidate their mode of action that followed, curious unexplained effects of gland ablation or hormone administration were noted. These are assuming new significance. The milestone work of Gudernatsch in demonstrating that metamorphosis of tadpoles could be provoked

Journal

Archives of Internal MedicineAmerican Medical Association

Published: Aug 1, 1972

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