CRH gene

Known as: CORTICOTROPIN-RELEASING FACTOR, CRH, corticotropin releasing hormone 
This gene plays a role in several metabolic functions and is involved in the stimulation of parturition.
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1977-2017
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
CONTEXT Genetic inheritance and developmental life stress both contribute to major depressive disorder in adults. Child abuse and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Corticotropin-releasing hormone (Crh) is a critical coordinator of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis. In response to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE This study tested the hypothesis that maternal stress is associated with elevated maternal levels of corticotropin… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
THE body responds to stress by activation of the hypothalamic–pituitary–adrenal (HPA) axis and release of glucocorticoids… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Stress is known to precipitate or worsen a number of disorders, such as migraines, in which mast cells are suspected of being… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Systemic administration of the cytokine interleukin-1 (IL-1) results in increased secretion of ACTH and corticosterone in rats… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The ring-A-reduced progesterone derivative 5 alpha-pregnan-3 alpha-ol-20-one (tetrahydroprogesterone) is synthesized under normal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Patients with brain tumors who are treated with radiation frequently have growth hormone deficiency, but other… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE To determine the integrity of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis responses to immune/inflammatory stimuli in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Primary depression can be associated with substantial hypercortisolism, thus prompting some researchers to suggest that… (More)
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