cortisol biosynthetic process

Known as: cortisol biosynthesis, cortisol formation, cortisol synthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of cortisol, the steroid hormone 11-beta-17,21-trihydroxypregn-4-ene-3,20-dione… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
CONTEXT Abiraterone acetate is a small-molecule cytochrome P450 17A1 (CYP17A1) inhibitor that is active in castration-resistant… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Acute stress shifts the brain into a state that fosters rapid defense mechanisms. Stress-related neuromodulators are thought to… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
We report the first administration of an orally active aldosterone synthase inhibitor, LCI699, to 14 patients with primary… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The functions of the hypothalamus-pituitary-interrenal (HPI) axis in teleosts have been studied primarily in juvenile and adult… (More)
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2008
2008
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) describes a group of autosomal recessive disorders where there is impairment of cortisol… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Human skin expresses elements of the hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis including pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES The activity of adipose 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (11beta-HSD) 1 is increased in obese subjects, and animal… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Congenital adrenal hyperplasias (CAH) are inherited defects of cortisol biosynthesis. More than 90% of CAH are caused by 21… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Aging-related reduction in the sensitivity of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis to glucocorticoid feedback inhibition… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE To determine whether depressed patients demonstrate hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis activation during the… (More)
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