Non-Reproductive Actions of Sex Steroids: Symposium No. 191

Non-Reproductive Actions of Sex Steroids: Symposium No. 191

by CIBA Foundation Symposium, CIBA
     
 

Prominent clinicians and researchers from diverse disciplines discuss the basic cell and molecular biology of steroid action and sex steroids' effects on the nervous and immune systems. Provides an integrated evaluation of the advantages and disadvantages of hormone replacement therapy. See more details below

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Prominent clinicians and researchers from diverse disciplines discuss the basic cell and molecular biology of steroid action and sex steroids' effects on the nervous and immune systems. Provides an integrated evaluation of the advantages and disadvantages of hormone replacement therapy.

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Clinicians and scientists discuss the effects of sex steroids on brain function, cardiovascular disease, the immune system, both the pathogenesis and treatment of cancer, osteoporosis, behavior, and other areas. A major topic is the benefits and risks of postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy. The 19 papers and discussions are from a symposium in London, August to September 1994. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780471955139
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/28/1995
Series:
Novartis Foundation Symposia Series, #116
Pages:
307
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.35(h) x 0.81(d)

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