If you are having trouble viewing this email, view online version .

ESE Daily News Alert - 17 February 2020

Kisspeptin may boost sex drive

According to a study published in JCI Insight, the hormone kisspeptin can activate the brain circuitry associated with sexual attraction, and may help treat men with low sex drive.


Congenital pituitary hypoplasia model developed

The first congenital pituitary hypoplasia model, developed from patient-derived iPS cells, has been published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation.

Science Daily

Girls experience puberty earlier than 50 years ago

According to a Danish study published in JAMA Pediatrics, the onset of puberty in girls has shifted forward almost a year compared with the 1970s.


Menopause may be delayed by living near nature

A Europe-wide study, published in Environment International, suggests that women who live near green spaces and nature are more likely to have a later menopause onset.


The European Society of Endocrinology is Europe’s premier learned society promoting research, education and clinical practice in endocrinology for the public benefit and representing doctors and scientists who work in endocrinology. For more information, visit http://www.ese-hormones.org/

This news alert is designed to provide European Society of Endocrinology (ESE) members with a summary of stories on endocrinology currently appearing in the media. The views expressed in the stories featured in this update are not necessarily those of the ESE. The ESE accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the material contained in this alert.

If you know of some European media coverage that would be of interest to the ESE membership, please contact the ESE press office.

Please note that the address that sent this email is not monitored and we cannot respond to direct replies.

Stay connected