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hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis

Known as: HPA, hypothalamic pituitary adrenal (HPA) axis, hypothalamic pituitary adrenal axis 
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
CONTEXT There is a central belief that depression is associated with hyperactivity of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis… 
Review
2009
Review
2009
Glucocorticoids (GCs) are essential for the maintenance of homeostasis and enable the organism to prepare for, respond to and… 
Review
2008
Review
2008
Diathesis-stress models of schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders have dominated theorizing about etiology for over three… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
Animals respond to stress by activating a wide array of behavioral and physiological responses that are collectively referred to… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND & AIMS Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a functional disorder with an etiology that has been linked to both… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
CONTEXT Evidence suggests that early adverse experiences play a preeminent role in development of mood and anxiety disorders and… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
Glucocorticoids are hormone products of the adrenal gland, which have long been recognized to have a profound impact on… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
Dr. George P. Chrousos (Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development [NICHD… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
In this review, we have described the function of MR and GR in hippocampal neurons. The balance in actions mediated by the two… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Leptin is a newly identified protein hormone that is synthesized and secreted by adipose tissue. Absence of the mature hormone is…