Nongenomic Cellular Actions of Corticosteroids in the Brain

Publication Type:

Book Chapter

Source:

The Handbook of Stress: Neuropsychological Effects on the Brain, Wiley-Blackwell, p.74-94 (2011)

ISBN:

9781118083222

DOI Name (links to online publication)

10.1002/9781118083222.ch4

Keywords:

nongenomic cellular actions of corticosteroids in brain; mineralocorticoid receptor (MR) and glucocorticoid receptor (GR); glucocorticoid effects on brain cells; gene-mediated effects of glucocorticoids; neurotransmitter responses; neuronal properties aff

Abstract:

This chapter contains sections titled: * Introduction * Slow, Gene-mediated Effects of Glucocorticoids * Rapid, Nongenomic Effects of Glucocorticoids * Putative Mechanism of Action * Concluding Remarks * References

18/01/2013