Glucocorticoids & Glucocorticoid Actions


Glucocorticoids Promote Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome Through a Hepatic Endocannabinoid Mechanism
Matthew Hill, Nicole P. Bowles, Ilia Nicholas Karatsoreos, Cecilia J Hillard and Bruce S McEwen


11ß-HSD1 Knockout Mice are Protected from the Adverse Metabolic Effects of Exogenous Glucocorticoid Excess
Stuart Andrew Morgan, Iwona Bujalska, Laura Louise Gathercole, Zaki K Hassan-Smith, Paul Michael Stewart, Jeremy W Tomlinson and Gareth Geoffrey Lavery


The ABC Transporter ABCC1 Exports Corticosterone but Not Cortisol from Human Adipocytes and is Upregulated in Subcutaneous but Not Visceral Adipose Tissue in Obesity
Ash I Taylor, Lynne E Ramage, Donald R Dunbar, Mark Nixon, Thomas M Stulnig, Maximilian Zeyda, Ruth Andrew and Brian R Walker



Investigation into the Molecular Mechanisms Underlying the Anti-inflammatory Properties of 5α-Tetrahydrocorticosterone
Annalisa Gastaldello, Mark Nixon, Chenjing Yang, Philippa T Saunders, Brian R Walker, Karen Elizabeth Chapman and Ruth Andrew


Knockout of the Glucocorticoid Receptor in Cardiomyocytes Leads to Spontaneous Cardiovascular Disease and Death
Diana Cruz Topete, Robert H Oakley, Rongqin Ren, Monte S Willis and John A Cidlowski