glucocorticoid metabolic process

Known as: glucocorticoid metabolism, glucocorticosteroid metabolic process, glucocorticosteroid metabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving glucocorticoids, hormonal C21 corticosteroids synthesized from cholesterol. Glucocorticoids act… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE Abdominal visceral (VAT) and subcutaneous adipose tissue (SAT) display significant metabolic differences, with VAT… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
The growth hormone-insulin-like growth factor 1 (GH-IGF-1) axis plays an important role in modulating the peripheral metabolism… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
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2005
Review
2005
The Leydig cell is the primary source of testosterone in males. Levels of testosterone in circulation are determined by the… (More)
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2005
2005
Despite major advances in understanding monogenic causes of morbid obesity, the complex genetic and environmental etiology of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Metabolic effects of cortisol may be critically modulated by glucocorticoid metabolism in tissues. Specifically, active cortisol… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The discovery of leptin in the mid-1990s has focused attention on the role of proteins secreted by adipose tissue. Leptin has… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The role of glucocorticoids in obesity is poorly understood. Observations in obese men suggest enhanced inactivation of cortisol… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
AIM To assess the feasibility and utility of a new method to identify factors associated with increased predisposition to high… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
During serious illness, there are characteristic increases in serum cortisol concentrations and urinary cortisol excretion. In… (More)
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