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Society for Endocrinology BES 2019

Brighton, United Kingdom
11 Nov 2019 - 13 Nov 2019

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Come and exchange knowledge, share experiences and strengthen collaborations across our global community of endocrinologists!


Society for Endocrinology European Medal Lecture

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Mechanisms and consequences of endocrine autonomy – lessons learned from the adrenal cortex

Beuschlein Felix

The advent of new genetic techniques that allow for high-throughput sequencing in surgical tumour tissues and germline DNA has boosted progress in many fields of biomedical research. The technique has been proven to be particularly fruitful in the area of endocrine tumours with many new driver genes being identified over the last few years that are involved in cell growth but more importantly in hormonal autonomy. For the adrenal gland examples account for aldosterone and cort...