Steroids tickle cells inside and out

Picard, Didier
April 1998
Nature;4/2/1998, Vol. 392 Issue 6675, p437
Academic Journal
Discusses research which described a transcription-independent signaling pathway of the steroid progesterone. How steroid hormones cross into cell membranes; Previous research in intracellular steroid receptors; Research by Grazzini et al in this issue; Progesterone activity outside cells; Pharmacology and intracellular receptors; How 5-beta-dihydroprogesterone works; Steroid activity inside cells; Diversity of steroid actions.


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