Chapter 26. Chapter 26. Parathyroid Hormone–Related Protein

  1. ASBMR
  1. John J. Wysolmerski

Published Online: 23 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch26

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

How to Cite

ASBMR (2008) Chapter 26. Parathyroid Hormone–Related Protein, in Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch26

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780977888214

Online ISBN: 9780470623992

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Keywords:

  • parathyroid hormone–related protein;
  • bone;
  • nuclear transport;
  • cartilage;
  • mammary gland;
  • vascular smooth muscle

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • PTHrP Gene and the PTH/PTHrP Gene Family

  • PTHrP is a Polyhormone

  • PTHrP Receptors

  • Nuclear PTHrP

  • Physiological Functions of PTHrP

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments