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(Science: chemical) An adrenocortical steroid that has modest but significant activities as a mineralocorticoid and a glucocorticoid.

Pharmacological action: steroidal anti-inflammatory agents.

chemical name: Pregn-4-ene-3,20-dione, 11,21-dihydroxy-, (11beta)-

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Re: Are predators always smarter than their prey?

... Research has shown that corticosteroids may also affect learning and memory acquisition (Thaker et al. 2010). To test this, researchers inhibited corticosterone elevation in Eastern fence lizards (Sceloporus undulatus) during an encounter with a novel attacker (Figure 3). They found that the inhibition ...

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by Gannet
Tue Feb 25, 2014 11:43 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
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Scintillation Radioisotope

I am trying to figure out how to measure the corticosterone release by cells in culture when stimulated by agonists, and I need help figuring out how a liquid scintillator measures this. Please help. Thanks :)

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by avig
Sat Oct 16, 2010 4:09 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Scintillation Radioisotope
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about corticosterone and body weight ?

hi dears help me about , DISSERTATION for corticosterone and body weight? sorry english me is bad thanks bye

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by mizogomo
Wed May 07, 2008 6:42 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: about corticosterone and body weight ?
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Can you live off milk?

... · Pituitary hormones (PRL, GH, TSH, FSH, LH ACTH Oxytocin) · Steroid hormones (Estradiol, Estriol, Progesterone, Testosterone, 17-Ketosteroids, Corticosterone, Vitamine D) · Hypothalamic hormones (TRH, LHRH, Somatostatin, PRL-inhibiting factor, PRL-releasing factor, GnRH, GRH) · Thyroid and ...

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Wed Jun 01, 2005 3:20 am
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Topic: Can you live off milk?
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