JAK2/STAT5 pathway mediates prolactin-induced apoptosis of lactotropes

Dr Jimena Ferraris of the Karolinska Institute and the University of Buenos Aires talks with NEN about her recently published work in Neuroendocrinology on the identification of signal transduction pathways that may play a role in the pathogenesis of prolactinomas.

Interview by Dr. Julie Ann Lough

de Dios, N., Orrillo, S.J., Irizarri, M., Theas, M., Boutillon, F., Candolfi, M., Seilicovic, A., Goffin, V., Pisera, D., Ferraris, J. (2018). JAK2/STAT5 pathway mediates prolactin-induced apoptosis of lactotropes. Neuroendocrinology, doi: 10.1159/000494975.

Author: Ellen Grunewald

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