TITLE

Steroids tickle cells inside and out

AUTHOR(S)
Picard, Didier
PUB. DATE
April 1998
SOURCE
Nature;4/2/1998, Vol. 392 Issue 6675, p437
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
447978

 

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