Glucocorticoid Resistance

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Glucocorticoid Resistance

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The terms "Glucocorticoid Resistance" returned 99 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Glucocorticoid Receptor (NR3C1) Variants Associate with the Muscle Strength and Size Response to Resistance Training.
 

Author(s): Garrett I Ash, Matthew A Kostek, Harold Lee, Theodore J Angelopoulos, Priscilla M Clarkson, Paul M Gordon, Niall M Moyna, Paul S Visich, Robert F Zoeller, Thomas B Price, Joseph M Devaney, Heather Gordish-Dressman, Paul D Thompson, Eric P Hoffman, Linda S Pescatello

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Glucocorticoid receptor (NR3C1) polymorphisms associate with obesity, muscle strength, and cortisol sensitivity. We examined associations among four NR3C1 polymorphisms and the muscle response to resistance training (RT). European-American adults (n = 602, 23.8±0.4yr) completed a ...

Last Updated: 29 Jan 2016

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Glucocorticoid receptor antagonism reverts docetaxel resistance in human prostate cancer.
 

Author(s): Jan Kroon, Martin Puhr, Jeroen T Buijs, Geertje van der Horst, Daniëlle M Hemmer, Koen A Marijt, Ming S Hwang, Motasim Masood, Stefan Grimm, Gert Storm, Josbert M Metselaar, Onno C Meijer, Zoran Culig, Gabri van der Pluijm

Journal: Endocr. Relat. Cancer. 2016 Jan;23(1):35-45.

 

Resistance to docetaxel is a major clinical problem in advanced prostate cancer (PCa). Although glucocorticoids (GCs) are frequently used in combination with docetaxel, it is unclear to what extent GCs and their receptor, the glucocorticoid receptor (GR), contribute to the chemotherapy ...

Last Updated: 24 Nov 2015

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MAPK signaling cascades mediate distinct glucocorticoid resistance mechanisms in pediatric leukemia.
 

Author(s): Courtney L Jones, Christy M Gearheart, Susan Fosmire, Cristina Delgado-Martin, Nikki A Evensen, Karen Bride, Angela J Waanders, Faye Pais, Jinhua Wang, Teena Bhatla, Danielle S Bitterman, Simone R de Rijk, Wallace Bourgeois, Smita Dandekar, Eugene Park, Tamara M Burleson, Pillai Pallavi Madhusoodhan, David T Teachey, Elizabeth A Raetz, Michelle L Hermiston, Markus Müschen, Mignon L Loh, Stephen P Hunger, Jinghui Zhang, Michael J Garabedian, Christopher C Porter, William L Carroll

Journal: Blood. 2015 Nov;126(19):2202-12.

 

The outcome for pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) patients who relapse is dismal. A hallmark of relapsed disease is acquired resistance to multiple chemotherapeutic agents, particularly glucocorticoids. In this study, we performed a genome-scale short hairpin RNA screen ...

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2015

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The terms "Glucocorticoid Resistance" returned 20 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Glucocorticoid treatment and endocrine pancreas function: implications for glucose homeostasis, insulin resistance and diabetes.
 

Author(s): Alex Rafacho, Henrik Ortsäter, Angel Nadal, Ivan Quesada

Journal: J. Endocrinol.. 2014 Dec;223(3):R49-62.

 

Glucocorticoids (GCs) are broadly prescribed for numerous pathological conditions because of their anti-inflammatory, antiallergic and immunosuppressive effects, among other actions. Nevertheless, GCs can produce undesired diabetogenic side effects through interactions with the regulation ...

Last Updated: 25 Oct 2014

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Mechanisms of glucocorticoid-induced insulin resistance: focus on adipose tissue function and lipid metabolism.
 

Author(s): Eliza B Geer, Julie Islam, Christoph Buettner

Journal: Endocrinol. Metab. Clin. North Am.. 2014 Mar;43(1):75-102.

 

Glucocorticoids (GCs) are critical in the regulation of the stress response, inflammation and energy homeostasis. Excessive GC exposure results in whole-body insulin resistance, obesity, cardiovascular disease, and ultimately decreased survival, despite their potent anti-inflammatory ...

Last Updated: 3 Mar 2014

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Mechanisms of glucocorticoid resistance in idiopathic nephrotic syndrome.
 

Author(s): Ruochen Che, Aihua Zhang

Journal: Kidney Blood Press. Res.. 2013 ;37(4-5):360-78.

 

Last Updated: 27 Nov 2013

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Mutations of Glucocorticoid Receptor in Bilateral Adrenal Hyperplasia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: General Glucocorticoid Resistance

 

Last Updated: 20 Jun 2016

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Steroid Treatment for Hypereosinophilic Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hypereosinophilia

 

Last Updated: 31 Aug 2016

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Achilles Tendinopathy Treated With Training and Injections
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Achilles Tendinopathy

 

Last Updated: 29 Oct 2016

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