GSK-3β mediates dexamethasone-induced pancreatic β cell apoptosis.


AIMS Glucocorticoids, such as dexamethasone, are widely used anti-inflammatory drugs. Their use is frequently associated with the development of steroid- associated diabetes. Pancreatic β-cell dysfunction has been suggested to be one of the main causes of steroid-associated diabetes. However, the mechanism is not fully understood. Glycogen synthase kinase-3… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.lfs.2015.11.017


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@article{Guo2016GSK3MD, title={GSK-3β mediates dexamethasone-induced pancreatic β cell apoptosis.}, author={Bin Guo and Wenjian Zhang and Shiqing Xu and Jinning Lou and Shuxia Wang and Xiuli Men}, journal={Life sciences}, year={2016}, volume={144}, pages={1-7} }