endocrinology
Hormones

PRKACA: A new gene for ACTH independent Cushing’s syndrome

Up to half of all people with cortisol-producing adenomas associated with Cushing’s syndrome have unique somatic mutations in the PRKACA gene, delegates have heard. Delivering this year’s ESA TAFT lecture international expert Dr Constantine Stratakis from the NIH National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda in the US said his work and that of ...

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