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Glucocorticoids

Known as: Glucocorticoids [Chemical/Ingredient], Glucocorticoid, glucocorticoid hormones 
A group of CORTICOSTEROIDS that affect carbohydrate metabolism (GLUCONEOGENESIS, liver glycogen deposition, elevation of BLOOD SUGAR), inhibit… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Since the discovery of glucocorticoids in the 1940s and the recognition of their anti-inflammatory effects, they have been… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
Glucocorticoids have pleiotropic effects that are used to treat diverse diseases such as asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, systemic… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Glucocorticoids are small lipophilic compounds that mediate their many biological effects by binding an intracellular receptor… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In mammals, circadian oscillators reside not only in the suprachiasmatic nucleus of the brain, which harbors the central… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The glucocorticoid receptor (Gr, encoded by the gene Grl1) controls transcription of target genes both directly by interaction… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
  • P. Barnes
  • Clinical science
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 22862914
1. Glucocorticoids are widely used for the suppression of inflammation in chronic inflammatory diseases such as asthma… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Glucocorticoids play an essential role in maintaining basal and stress-related homeostasis, and lack of glucocorticoid action is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Glucocorticoids are among the most potent anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive agents. They inhibit synthesis of almost all… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The production and action of immunoregulatory cytokines, including interleukin-1 (IL-1), are inhibited by glucocorticoid hormones… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
In near-physiological concentrations, glucocorticoid hormones cause the death of several types of normal and neoplastic lymphoid… Expand