Corticosteroid Receptor Involvement in the Stress Response

Publication Type:

Book Chapter

Source:

The Handbook of Stress: Neuropsychological Effects on the Brain, Wiley-Blackwell, p.47-75 (2011)

ISBN:

9781118083222

DOI Name (links to online publication)

10.1002/9781118083222.ch3

Keywords:

corticosteroid receptor in stress response; stress; a composite; multidimensional construct; integrative communication systems and homeostasis; CORTs; restraining psychological stress; basal and stress-induced secretory patterns; excess CORT and psychotic

Abstract:

This chapter contains sections titled: * Basal and Stress-induced Secretory Patterns * Receptor and Action Patterns * Brain MRs * Brain GRs * MR and GR Polymorphisms * MR, GR, and CRH * Acknowledgment * References

18/01/2013