Dr. Sara A Divall M.D.
Endocronologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Endocrinology1800 Orleans St Baltimore MD, 21287
Dr. Sara Divall is a pediatric endocrinologist practicing in Baltimore, MD. Dr. Divall specializes in growth, puberty, diabetes or other disorders related to hormones that produce certain conditions in children and growing young adults. Pediatric endocrinologists possess copious knowledge on hormone chemicals and how they can affect other parts of the body and their functions.
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- Insulin regulation of GnRH gene expression through MAP kinase signaling pathways.
- Deciphering the genetics of stature--another piece of the puzzle.
- Egr-1 binds the GnRH promoter to mediate the increase in gene expression by
- Pubertal development and menarche.
- Development of an immortalised, post-pubertal gonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal cell line.
- Endocrinology of female puberty.
- Divergent roles of growth factors in the GnRH regulation of puberty in mice.
- The influence of endocrine disruptors on growth and development of children.
- Growth Hormone and Treatment Controversy; Long Term Safety of rGH.
- Conditional knockout of the androgen receptor in gonadotropes reveals crucial roles for androgen in gonadotropin synthesis and surge in female mice.
- Insulin receptor signaling in the GnRH neuron plays a role in the abnormal GnRH pulsatility of obese female mice.
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- Hypothyroidism: Why Am I Always Exhausted?
Hypothyroidism is a common condition in which the thyroid gland is underactive and does not produce enough hormones. These hormones are very important in maintaining the metabolism of the body. Metabolism refers to the process by which cells produce and utilize energy from food. A reduction in the...
- 5 Tips on Living with Hypothyroidism
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- Pre-digested Formula May Reduce the Risk of Type 1 Diabetes in Infants
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