Chapter 8. The Synthesis of Corticosteroids by the Human Adrenal Cortexs

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch.
  1. G. Pincus D.Sc. and
  2. E. B. Romanoff Ph.D.

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715208.ch8

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Human Adrenal Cortex (Book I of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VIII

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Human Adrenal Cortex (Book I of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VIII

How to Cite

Pincus, G. and Romanoff, E. B. (1955) The Synthesis of Corticosteroids by the Human Adrenal Cortexs, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Human Adrenal Cortex (Book I of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VIII (ed G. E. W. Wolstenholme), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715208.ch8

Author Information

  1. Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology, Shrewsbury, Mass

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1955

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470714720

Online ISBN: 9780470715208

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Keywords:

  • adrenocorticotrophic hormone;
  • steroid colour reactions;
  • human peripheral blood;
  • human adrenals;
  • metastatic breast

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Compounds identified in human adrenal vein blood

  • Comparison of types of substances found in vitro and in vivo.

  • Analysis of the content of P.V. and A.V.

  • References

  • Discussion