Specialty Chief Editor
The section is devoted to publishing cutting edge discoveries in the area of pituitary pathophysiology, including fundamental genetic and subcellular studies, cell and animal physiology, and human pathology, therapy and treatment outcomes. Topics include basic and clinical studies in hypothalamic-pituitary control and signaling axes, including those for CRH/ACTH/adrenal, GHRH/GH/IGF1, TRH/TSH/thyroid, GNRH/FSH/LH/gonads, and dopamine/prolactin as well as the posterior lobe. Clinical topics include diagnosis, assessment, and medical, surgical or radiation therapy of genetic and acquired pituitary gland failure, secreting and non-secreting pituitary tumors, reproduction, growth and maturation, stress, pregnancy, senescence, impact of pituitary dysfunctions on physiological states, functional outcome and systemic illnesses, and the role of pituitary hormones in cancer, metabolic dysfunction and cardiovascular disorders.
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Pituitary Endocrinology welcomes submissions of the following article types: Clinical Trial, Correction, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis & Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Policy and Practice Reviews, Review, Study Protocol, Systematic Review, Technology and Code.
All manuscripts must be submitted directly to the section Pituitary Endocrinology, where they are peer-reviewed by the Associate and Review Editors of the specialty section.
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