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Glucocorticoid is a compound that belongs to the family of compounds called corticosteroids (steroids). Glucocorticoids affect metabolism and have anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive effects. They may be naturally produced (hormones) or synthetic (drugs).
Circadian clocks involve primarily in fat cell growth

Circadian clocks involve primarily in fat cell growth

Research associates depressive diseases and deformability of blood cells

Research associates depressive diseases and deformability of blood cells

Study discovers link between corticosteroid receptors and hippocampal neuroplasticity, ciliary genes

Study discovers link between corticosteroid receptors and hippocampal neuroplasticity, ciliary genes

Tiny population of neurons may play a significant role in depression

Tiny population of neurons may play a significant role in depression

Genetic predispositions affect the efficacy of COVID-19 drugs

Genetic predispositions affect the efficacy of COVID-19 drugs

Study shows how psychological stress leads to debilitating vessel-clogging episodes

Study shows how psychological stress leads to debilitating vessel-clogging episodes