14. Hormonal Influences During Fetal Lung Development

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. Julie Whelan
  1. Philip L. Ballard

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720615.ch14

Ciba Foundation Symposium 78 - Metabolic Activities of the Lung

Ciba Foundation Symposium 78 - Metabolic Activities of the Lung

How to Cite

Ballard, P. L. (1980) Hormonal Influences During Fetal Lung Development, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 78 - Metabolic Activities of the Lung (eds R. Porter and J. Whelan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720615.ch14

Author Information

  1. Department of Pediatrics and Cardiovascular Resarch Institute, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1980

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780444901590

Online ISBN: 9780470720615

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Keywords:

  • thyroid hormones;
  • fetal lung development;
  • cytoplasmic glucocorticoid receptors;
  • fetal plasma;
  • amniotic membranes

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Glucocokticold Effects

  • Glucocorticoid Receptors

  • Glucocorticoid Treatment for Prevention of Kus

  • Do Endogenous Corticoids Regulate Normal Lung Development?

  • Thyroid Hormones

  • Acknowledgements

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References