Protection of epithelial function in human jejunum cultured with hydrocortisone.

@article{Scott1983ProtectionOE,
  title={Protection of epithelial function in human jejunum cultured with hydrocortisone.},
  author={J. Scott and Timothy J. Peters},
  journal={The American journal of physiology},
  year={1983},
  volume={244 5},
  pages={
          G532-40
        }
}
Over 24-h culture with hydrocortisone (400 nM), activity of brush-border alkaline phosphatase, alpha-glucosidase, and leucyl-2-naphthylamidase and cytoplasmic-mitochondrial malate dehydrogenase increased (P less than 0.05) by 80-133% compared with controls. Uptake of 3-O-methyl-D-[14C]glucose after 24-h culture was increased (P less than 0.05) by 30% compared with cultures without hydrocortisone. Labeling of protein with L-[14C]tyrosine and glycoprotein with D-[3H]glucosamine increased (P less… Expand
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