TITLE

From the womb to adulthood: programming glucorticoid and mineralocorticoid receptor expression in the brain

AUTHOR(S)
Owen, Dawn
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Jun2002, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p97
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a review of a study on the effect of glucocorticoids on the neurologic processes and development of fetuses. Background on the use of glucocorticoids in the prevention of preterm delivery; Mechanism of action of glucocorticoids in the brain; Implications for clinical research.
ACCESSION #
6979712

 

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