This comparative review highlights animal models of adrenocortical neoplasia useful either for mechanistic studies or translational research. Three model species-mouse, ferret, and dog-are detailed. The relevance of each of these models to spontaneous and inherited adrenocortical tumors in humans is discussed.
|Number of pages||14|
|Journal||Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Jun 1 2015|
- Adrenal cortex
- Cushing syndrome
- Endocrine tumor