Puberty: From Bench to Bedside


Delayed Sex Hormone Exposure during Puberty Is Associated with Differences in Brain Cortical Thickness, Spatial Ability, and Recognition Memory
Angela Delaney, Francois M. Lalonde, Jonathan D. Blumenthal, Liv S. Clasen, Rebecca L. Hicks, Alexander H. Denker, Jay N. Giedd, William F Crowley Jr. and Ravikumar Balasubramanian


Apparently Sporadic Central Precocious Puberty Is Caused By Paternally Inherited Mutations in the Imprinted MKRN3 Gene
Ana Paula Abreu, Delanie B. Macedo, Ana Claudia Silva Reis, Luciana Ribeiro Montenegro, Andrew Dauber, Diane Beneduzzi, Priscilla Cukier, Leticia Gontijo Silveira, Milena Gurgel Teles, Rona S. Carroll, Gil Guerra Jr., Guilherme Guaragna Filho, Zoran Spasico Gucev, Ivo J P Arnhold, Margaret Castro, Ayrton C. Moreira, Carlos Eduardo Martinelli Jr., Joel N Hirschhorn, Berenice Bilharinho Mendonça, Vinicius N. Brito, Sonir Roberto Antonini, Ursula B Kaiser and Ana Claudia Latronico


A Secular Trend for Pubertal Timing in Swedish Men Born 1946-1991 – the Best Cohort
Maria Bygdell, Liesbeth Vandenput, Claes Ohlsson and Jenny M Kindblom


Pubertal Onset in Girls Is Strongly Influenced By Genetic Variation in Promoters Affecting FSH Action
Casper P. Hagen, Kaspar Sørensen, Lise Aksglaede, Annette Mouritsen, Mikkel Grunnet Mieritz, Jeanette Tinggaard, Christine Wohlfart-Veje, Jørgen Holm Petersen, Katharina M Main, Ewa Rajpert-De Meyts, Kristian Almstrup and Anders Juul


MKRN3 Mutations in Familial Central Precocious Puberty
Felix Schreiner, Bettina Gohlke, Michaela Hamm, Eckhard Korsch and Joachim Woelfle