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- Jamieson, P., et al. Show all 10 Authors
- Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 1997 v.94 no.26 pp. 14924-14929
- high fat diet; glycogen; gluconeogenesis; corticosterone; obesity; starvation; hyperglycemia; genetic recombination; weight; hormone secretion; mutagenesis; blood glucose; mice; hormonal regulation; adrenal glands; enzyme activity; liver; thymus gland; mutants
- ... Glucocorticoid hormones, acting via nuclear receptors, regulate many metabolic processes, including hepatic gluconeogenesis. It recently has been recognized that intracellular glucocorticoid concentrations are determined not only by plasma hormone levels, but also by intracellular 11 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenases (11 beta-HSDs), which interconvert active corticosterone (cortisol in humans) an ...
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