Online Reviews 2012


Manuel Tena-Sempere
ENDOCRINOLOGY AND ADOLESCENCE: Deciphering puberty: novel partners, novel mechanisms
European Journal of Endocrinology 167 733-747 (December 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Alberto Verrotti, Alessandra Scaparrotta, Cristina Olivieri, and Francesco Chiarelli
MECHANISMS IN ENDOCRINOLOGY: Seizures and type 1 diabetes mellitus: current state of knowledge
European Journal of Endocrinology 167 749-758 (December 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

F X Donadeu, S N Schauer, and S D Sontakke
Involvement of miRNAs in ovarian follicular and luteal development 
Journal of Endocrinology 215 323-334 (December 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Alessandro Pocai
Unraveling oxyntomodulin, GLP1's enigmatic brother 
Journal of Endocrinology 215 335-346 (December 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Patric J D Delhanty, Sebastian J Neggers, and Aart J van der Lely 
MECHANISMS IN ENDOCRINOLOGY: Ghrelin: the differences between acyl- and des-acyl ghrelin 
European Journal of Endocrinology 167 601-608 (November 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Bernadette Biondi 
MECHANISMS IN ENDOCRINOLOGY: Heart failure and thyroid dysfunction 
European Journal of Endocrinology 167 609-618 (November 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Veerle M Darras and Stijn L J Van Herck
Iodothyronine deiodinase structure and function: from ascidians to humans
Journal of Endocrinology 215 189-206 (November 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Aurea Orozco, Carlos Valverde-R, Aurora Olvera, and Carlota García-G 
Iodothyronine deiodinases: a functional and evolutionary perspective
Journal of Endocrinology 215 207-219 (November 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Kelly Coffey and Craig N Robson
Regulation of the androgen receptor by post-translational modifications
Journal of Endocrinology 215 221-237 (November 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Débora Cristina de Moraes, Mario Vaisman, Flavia Lucia Conceição, and Tânia Maria Ortiga-Carvalho 
Pituitary development: a complex, temporal regulated process dependent on specific transcriptional factors 
Journal of Endocrinology 215 239-245 (November 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

R van der Pas, W W de Herder, L J Hofland, and R A Feelders 
New developments in the medical treatment of Cushing's syndrome 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R205-R223 (November 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

David P Rose and Linda Vona-Davis 
The cellular and molecular mechanisms by which insulin influences breast cancer risk and progression
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R225-R241 (November 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Masaki Shiota, Akira Yokomizo, and Seiji Naito 
Pro-survival and anti-apoptotic properties of androgen receptor signaling by oxidative stress promote treatment resistance in prostate cancer
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R243-R253 (November 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Francesmary Modugno, Robin Laskey, Ashlee L Smith, Courtney L Andersen, Paul Haluska, and Steffi Oesterreich 
Hormone response in ovarian cancer: time to reconsider as a clinical target? 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 r255-R279 (November 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Xiaoyan He, Pingping Wang, Zengfang Wang, Xiaoqin He, Donghua Xu, and Bin Wang
ENDOCRINOLOGY IN PREGNANCY: Thyroid antibodies and risk of preterm delivery: a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies
European Journal of Endocrinology 167 455-464 (October 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Tingting Han, Jiefei Bai, Wei Liu, and Yaomin Hu
THERAPY OF ENDOCRINE DISEASE: A systematic review and meta-analysis of α-lipoic acid in the treatment of diabetic peripheral neuropathy
European Journal of Endocrinology 167 465-471 (October 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Henri Wallaschofski
What will metabolomics studies mean to endocrinology? 
Journal of Endocrinology 215 01-Feb (October 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Thematic Review
Robin Haring
Perspectives for metabolomics in testosterone replacement therapy 
Journal of Endocrinology 215 Mar-16 (October 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Thematic Review
Georg Homuth, Alexander Teumer, Uwe Völker, and Matthias Nauck
A description of large-scale metabolomics studies: increasing value by combining metabolomics with genome-wide SNP genotyping and transcriptional profiling 
Journal of Endocrinology 215 17-28 (October 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Thematic Review
Nele Friedrich
Metabolomics in diabetes research
Journal of Endocrinology 215 29-42 (October 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Silvia Giatti, Mariaserena Boraso, Roberto Cosimo Melcangi, and Barbara Viviani
Neuroactive steroids, their metabolites, and neuroinflammation 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R125-R134 (October 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Lacey M Litchfield and Carolyn M Klinge
Multiple roles of COUP-TFII in cancer initiation and progression
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R135-R148 (October 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Jaume Folch, Ignacio Pedrós, Iván Patraca, Francesc Sureda, Fèlix Junyent, Carlos Beas-Zarate, Ester Verdaguer, Mercè Pallàs, Carme Auladell, and Antoni Camins
Neuroprotective and anti-ageing role of leptin 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R149-R156 (October 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Ahter D Sanlioglu, Bahri Karacay, Mustafa Kemal Balci, Thomas S Griffith, and Salih Sanlioglu
Therapeutic potential of VIP vs PACAP in diabetes
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R157-R167 (October 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Ashley Grossman
The road less travelled… 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 P13-P16 (October 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Paraskevi Xekouki and Constantine A Stratakis
Succinate dehydrogenase (SDHx) mutations in pituitary tumors: could this be a new role for mitochondrial complex II and/or Krebs cycle defects?
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 C33-C40 (October 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

David A Barron and David R Rowley
The reactive stroma microenvironment and prostate cancer progression 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R187-R204 (October 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Bernadette Biondi
How could we improve the increased cardiovascular mortality in patients with overt and subclinical hyperthyroidism? 
European Journal of Endocrinology 167 295-299 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Pedro Iglesias, Rafael Selgas, Sara Romero, and Juan J Díez
MECHANISMS IN ENDOCRINOLOGY: Biological role, clinical significance, and therapeutic possibilities of the recently discovered metabolic hormone fibroblastic growth factor 21 
European Journal of Endocrinology 167 301-309 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

R A Feelders, S J Pulgar, A Kempel, and A M Pereira
MANAGEMENT OF ENDOCRINE DISEASE: The burden of Cushing's disease: clinical and health-related quality of life aspects
European Journal of Endocrinology 167 311-326 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Katherine A Staines, Vicky E MacRae, and Colin Farquharson
The importance of the SIBLING family of proteins on skeletal mineralisation and bone remodelling 
Journal of Endocrinology 214 241-255 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Clara V Alvarez, Montserrat Garcia-Lavandeira, Maria E R Garcia-Rendueles, Esther Diaz-Rodriguez, Angela R Garcia-Rendueles, Sihara Perez-Romero, Tania Vila Vila, Joana S Rodrigues, Pamela V Lear, and Susana B Bravo
Defining stem cell types: understanding the therapeutic potential of ESCs, ASCs, and iPS cells
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R89-R111 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Aurimas Vinckevicius and Debabrata Chakravarti
Chromatin immunoprecipitation: advancing analysis of nuclear hormone signaling 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R113-R123 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Wouter W de Herder and Charis Eng
Obesity, diabetes mellitus, and cancer
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 E5-E7 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Focus Review
Manami Inoue and Shoichiro Tsugane
Insulin resistance and cancer: epidemiological evidence 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 F1-F8 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Focus Review
YunFeng Cui and Dana K Andersen
Diabetes and pancreatic cancer 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 F9-F26 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Focus Review
Dara Hope Cohen and Derek LeRoith
Obesity, type 2 diabetes, and cancer: the insulin and IGF connection 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 F27-F45 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Focus Review
Mathis Grossmann and Gary Wittert
Androgens, diabetes and prostate cancer 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 F47-F62 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Focus Review
Aimee J Varewijck and Joseph A M J L Janssen
Insulin and its analogues and their affinities for the IGF1 receptor 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 F63-F75 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Focus Review
Roman Vangoitsenhoven, Chantal Mathieu, and Bart Van der Schueren 
GLP1 and cancer: friend or foe? 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 F77-F88 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Andrea Frilling, Goran Åkerström, Massimo Falconi, Marianne Pavel, Jose Ramos, Mark Kidd, and Irvin Mark Modlin
Phase I study of pasireotide (SOM 230) and everolimus (RAD001) in advanced neuroendocrine tumors 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R163-R185 (September 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Veronica A Preda, Jonathan Sen, Niki Karavitaki, and Ashley B Grossman 
THERAPY IN ENDOCRINE DISEASE: Etomidate in the management of hypercortisolaemia in Cushing's syndrome: a review 
European Journal of Endocrinology 167 137-143 (August 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Theodora Pappa and Maria Alevizaki
MECHANISMS IN ENDOCRINOLOGY: Endogenous sex steroids and cardio- and cerebro-vascular disease in the postmenopausal period
European Journal of Endocrinology 167 145-156 (August 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Ian M Bird
In the zone: understanding zona reticularis function and its transformation by adrenarche 
Journal of Endocrinology 214 109-111 (August 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Thematic Review
Peter J Hornsby
Adrenarche: a cell biological perspective 
Journal of Endocrinology 214 113-119 (August 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Thematic Review
A J Conley, R M Bernstein, and A D Nguyen
Adrenarche in nonhuman primates: the evidence for it and the need to redefine it 
Journal of Endocrinology 214 121-131 (August 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Thematic Review
Juilee Rege and William E Rainey
The steroid metabolome of adrenarche 
Journal of Endocrinology 214 133-143 (August 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Abby F Fleisch, Robert O Wright, and Andrea A Baccarelli
Environmental epigenetics: a role in endocrine disease? 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R61-R67 (August 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Ozgur Mete, Shereen Ezzat, and Sylvia L Asa
Biomarkers of aggressive pituitary adenomas 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R69-R78 (August 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Andrew Whittle
Searching for ways to switch on brown fat: are we getting warmer? 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R79-R87 (August 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Clara V Alvarez, Montserrat Garcia-Lavandeira, Maria E R Garcia-Rendueles, Esther Diaz-Rodriguez, Angela R Garcia-endueles, Sihara Perez-Romero, Tania Vila Vila, Joana S Rodrigues, Pamela V Lear, and Susana B Bravo
Defining stem cell types: understanding the therapeutic potential of ESCs, ASCs, and iPS cells
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R89-R111 (August 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Agata Juszczak, Avinash Gupta, Niki Karavitaki, Mark R Middleton, and Ashley B Grossman
MECHANISMS IN ENDOCRINOLOGY: Ipilimumab: a novel immunomodulating therapy causing autoimmune hypophysitis: a case report and review 
European Journal of Endocrinology 167 1-5 (July 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Yasumasa Ikeda, Ken-ichi Aihara, Sumiko Yoshida, Masashi Akaike, and Toshio Matsumoto
Effects of androgens on cardiovascular remodeling 
Journal of Endocrinology 214 1-10 (July 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

P Newsholme, E Rebelato, F Abdulkader, M Krause, A Carpinelli, and R Curi
Reactive oxygen and nitrogen species generation, antioxidant defenses, and β-cell function: a critical role for amino acids
Journal of Endocrinology 214 11-20 (July 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Gioia Altobelli
Bioinformatics applied to gene transcription regulation 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R51-R59 (July 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Theodora S Ross
Grace Rock's consent 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 C29-C31 (July 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Neil Sharma, Ashley Martin, and Christopher J McCabe
Mining the proteome: the application of tandem mass spectrometry to endocrine cancer research 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R149-R161 (July 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Verena Schwetz, Thomas Pieber, and Barbara Obermayer-Pietsch
MECHANISMS IN ENDOCRINOLOGY: The endocrine role of the skeleton: background and clinical evidence 
European Journal of Endocrinology 166 959-967 (June 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Adrian J L Clark and Anna Spada
A new era for the Journal of Endocrinology and Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 
Journal of Endocrinology 213 207-208 (June 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Jonathan J Nicholls, Mary Jane Brassill, Graham R Williams, and J H Duncan Bassett
The skeletal consequences of thyrotoxicosis 
Journal of Endocrinology 213 209-221 (June 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Amy Warner andJens Mittag
Thyroid hormone and the central control of homeostasis 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R329-R35 (June 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Gabriele Capurso, Stefano Festa, Roberto Valente, Matteo Piciucchi, Francesco Panzuto, Robert T Jensen, and Gianfranco Delle Fave
Molecular pathology and genetics of pancreatic endocrine tumours 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R37-R50 (June 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Anne White
Do we all feel we succeed despite the system?
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 P9-P12 (June 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Luke A Selth, Wayne D Tilley, and Lisa M Butler
Circulating microRNAs: macro-utility as markers of prostate cancer? 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R99-R113 (June 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

M Tenhagen, P J van Diest, I A Ivanova, E van der Wall, and P van der Groep
Fibroblast growth factor receptors in breast cancer: expression, downstream effects, and possible drug targets 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R115-R129 (June 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Jens Sandahl Christiansen
Reach further
Endocrine Connections 1 1 (June 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Elisabeth Lerchbaum and Barbara Obermayer-Pietsch
MECHANISMS IN ENDOCRINOLOGY: Vitamin D and fertility: a systematic review
European Journal of Endocrinology 166 765-778 (May 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Gerard Karsenty
The mutual dependence between bone and gonads 
Journal of Endocrinology 213 107-114 (May 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Isabelle Leclerc, Guy A Rutter, Gargi Meur, and Nafeesa Noordeen
Roles of Ca2 ions in the control of ChREBP nuclear translocation
Journal of Endocrinology 213 115-122 (May 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

G Burnstock and I Novak
Purinergic signalling in the pancreas in health and disease 
Journal of Endocrinology 213 123-141 (May 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Carmelo Quarta, Roberta Mazza, Renato Pasquali, and Uberto Pagotto
Role of sex hormones in modulation of brown adipose tissue activity 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R1-R7 (May 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Laura Marroquí, Alejandro Gonzalez, Patricia Ñeco, Ernesto Caballero-Garrido, Elaine Vieira, Cristina Ripoll, Angel Nadal, and Ivan Quesada
Role of leptin in the pancreatic β-cell: effects and signaling pathways 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R9-R17 (May 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Richard D Emes and William E Farrell
Make way for the ‘next generation’: application and prospects for genome-wide, epigenome-specific technologies in endocrine research 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 49 R19-R27 (May 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Anne M Deschamps and Charis Eng
Engaging basic scientists in translational research 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 E1-E2 (May 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Elaine A Ostrander
Missteps and mistakes, friends and heroes 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 P5-P8 (May 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Claudia Lanari, Victoria Wargon, Paola Rojas, and Alfredo A Molinolo
Antiprogestins in breast cancer treatment: are we ready? 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R35-R50 (May 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Fábio Pereira, María Jesús Larriba, and Alberto Muñoz
Vitamin D and colon cancer 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R51-R71 (May 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Anna Karpathakis, Martyn Caplin, and Christina Thirlwell
Hitting the target: where do molecularly targeted therapies fit in the treatment scheduling of neuroendocrine tumours? 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R73-R92 (May 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Leonardo Oliveira Reis
Variations of serum testosterone levels in prostate cancer patients under LH-releasing hormone therapy: an open question 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R93-R98 (May 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

A Szypowska, A Ramotowska, K Dzygalo, and D Golicki 
MANAGEMENT OF ENDOCRINE DISEASE: Beneficial effect of real-time continuous glucose monitoring system on glycemic control in type 1 diabetic patients: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials 
European Journal of Endocrinology 166 567-574 (April 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

T Sathyapalan and S L Atkin 
MECHANISMS IN ENDOCRINOLOGY: Recent advances in cardiovascular aspects of polycystic ovary syndrome 
European Journal of Endocrinology 166 575-583 (April 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Alessandra Fierabracci
Identifying thyroid stem/progenitor cells: advances and limitations 
Journal of Endocrinology 213 1-13 (April 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Peter J Fuller, Yizou Yao, Jun Yang, and Morag J Young
Mechanisms of ligand specificity of the mineralocorticoid receptor 
Journal of Endocrinology 213 15-24 (April 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Félix Vargas, Isabel Rodríguez-Gómez, Pablo Vargas-Tendero, Eugenio Jimenez, and Mercedes Montiel
The renin–angiotensin system in thyroid disorders and its role in cardiovascular and renal manifestations
Journal of Endocrinology 213 25-36 (April 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

R L Moore, Y Dai, and D V Faller
Sirtuin 1 (SIRT1) and steroid hormone receptor activity in cancer 
Journal of Endocrinology 213 37-48 (April 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Yunli Zhou, Xun Zhang, and Anne Klibanski
MEG3 noncoding RNA: a tumor suppressor 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 48 R45-R53 (April 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Maria E Cabanillas andSteven I Sherman
Applying new clinicopathological characteristics to prognostication in advanced thyroid carcinoma
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 C19-C22 (April 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

William D Foulkes
Epigenetic modification and cancer: mark or stamp? 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 C23-C27 (April 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Francesco Torino, Agnese Barnabei, Liana De Vecchis, Marialuisa Appetecchia, Lidia Strigari, and Salvatore M Corsello
Recognizing menopause in women with amenorrhea induced by cytotoxic chemotherapy for endocrine-responsive early breast cancer
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R21-R33 (April 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Régis Coutant, Helmuth-Günther Dörr, Helena Gleeson, and Jesús Argente 
DIAGNOSIS OF ENDOCRINE DISEASE: Limitations of the IGF1 generation test in children with short stature
European Journal of Endocrinology 166 351-357 (March 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Hanna Taipaleenmäki, Lea Bjerre Hokland, Li Chen, Sakari Kauppinen, and Moustapha Kassem 
MECHANISMS IN ENDOCRINOLOGY: Micro-RNAs: targets for enhancing osteoblast differentiation and bone formation 
European Journal of Endocrinology 166 359-371 (March 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Anna G Angelousi, Valsamo K Anagnostou, Michael K Stamatakos, Georgios A Georgiopoulos, and Konstantinos C Kontzoglou 
MECHANISMS IN ENDOCRINOLOGY: Primary HT and risk for breast cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis 
European Journal of Endocrinology 166 373-381 (March 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Isabel Göhring and Hindrik Mulder
Glutamate dehydrogenase, insulin secretion, and type 2 diabetes: a new means to protect the pancreatic ß-cell?
Journal of Endocrinology 212 239-242 (March 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Kai Wang and Jing Zheng
Signaling regulation of fetoplacental angiogenesis
Journal of Endocrinology 212 243-255 (March 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Barbara J Clark
The mammalian START domain protein family in lipid transport in health and disease
Journal of Endocrinology 212 257-275 (March 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

J Jeyabalan, M Shah, B Viollet, and C Chenu
AMP-activated protein kinase pathway and bone metabolism 
Journal of Endocrinology 212 277-290 (March 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Abraham B Roos and Magnus Nord
The emerging role of C/EBPs in glucocorticoid signaling: lessons from the lung
Journal of Endocrinology 212 291-305 (March 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Jerzy-Roch Nofer
Estrogens and atherosclerosis: insights from animal models and cell systems 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 48 R13-R29 (March 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Ryan J O Dowling, Saroj Niraula, Vuk Stambolic, and Pamela J Goodwin
Metformin in cancer: translational challenges 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 48 R31-R43 (March 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Jacques W M Lenders
ENDOCRINE DISORDERS IN PREGNANCY: Pheochromocytoma and pregnancy: a deceptive connection 
European Journal of Endocrinology 166 143-150 (February 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

"Mariam Jafri and Eamonn R Maher 
GENETICS IN ENDOCRINOLOGY: The genetics of phaeochromocytoma: using clinical features to guide genetic testing
European Journal of Endocrinology 166 151-158 (February 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Allan Vaag and Søren S Lund
THERAPY OF ENDOCRINE DISEASE: Insulin initiation in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: treatment guidelines, clinical evidence and patterns of use of basal vs premixed insulin analogues
European Journal of Endocrinology 166 159-170 (February 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Atul Purohit and Paul A Foster
Steroid sulfatase inhibitors for estrogen-and androgen-dependent cancers
Journal of Endocrinology 212 99-110 (February 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Mark Nixon, Rita Upreti, and Ruth Andrew
5a Reduced glucocorticoids: a story of natural selection
Journal of Endocrinology 212 111-127 (February 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Robert C Fowkes and George Vlotides
Hypoxia-induced VEGF production 'RSUMEs' in pituitary adenomas 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 C1-C5 (February 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Mingzhao Xing
Oxidative stress: a new risk factor for thyroid cancer
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 C5-C11 (February 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

David A Potter, Douglas Yee, Zhijun Guo, and Mariangellys Rodriguez
Should diabetic women with breast cancer have their own intervention studies? 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 C13-C17 (February 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Gavin P Vinson, Stewart Barker, and John R Puddefoot
The renin–angiotensin system in the breast and breast cancer 
Endocrine-Related Cancer 19 R1-R19 (February 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

J Hans DeVries
Continuous glucose monitoring: coming of age? 
European Journal of Endocrinology 166 1-4 (January 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

M Schlumberger andS I Sherman
ENDOCRINE TUMOURS: Approach to the patient with advanced differentiated thyroid cancer
European Journal of Endocrinology 165 5-11 (January 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Ahmad Hazem, Mohamed B Elamin, Irina Bancos, German Malaga, Gabriela Prutsky, Juan Pablo Domecq, Tarig A Elraiyah, Nisrin O Abu Elnour, Yolanda Prevost, Jaime P Almandoz, Claudia Zeballos-Palacios, Edgar R Velasquez, Patricia J Erwin, Neena Natt, Victor M Montori, and Mohammad Hassan Murad 
THERAPY IN ENDOCRINE DISEASE: Body composition and quality of life in adults treated with GH therapy: a systematic review and meta-analysis
European Journal of Endocrinology 165 13-20 (January 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Thematic Review
Malin Hedengran Faulds, Chunyan Zhao, Karin Dahlman-Wright, and Jan-Ã…ke Gustafsson 
The diversity of sex steroid action: regulation of metabolism by estrogen signaling
Journal of Endocrinology 212 3-12 (January 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Thematic Review
Eric W-F Lam, Kunal Shah, and Jan J Brosens
The diversity of sex steroid action: the role of micro-RNAs and FOXO transcription factors in cycling endometrium and cancer
Journal of Endocrinology 212 13-25 (January 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Thematic Review
Taija Saloniemi, Heli Jokela, Leena Strauss, Pirjo Pakarinen, and Matti Poutanen
The diversity of sex steroid action: novel functions of hydroxysteroid (17beta) dehydrogenases as revealed by genetically modified mouse models
Journal of Endocrinology 212 27-40 (January 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]

Zsolt Csaba, Stéphane Peineau, and Pascal Dournaud
Molecular mechanisms of somatostatin receptor trafficking 
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 48 R1-R12 (January 2012) [Abstract/FREE full text]