The Effect of Chronic Glucocorticoid Exposure on Brown Adipose Tissue in Cushing's Disease


SELEK A., SÖZEN M., Cayir B. F. , Tarkun I., Cetinarslan B., CANTÜRK Z., ...More

HASEKI TIP BULTENI-MEDICAL BULLETIN OF HASEKI, vol.59, no.2, pp.133-138, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 59 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/haseki.galenos.2021.6749
  • Journal Name: HASEKI TIP BULTENI-MEDICAL BULLETIN OF HASEKI
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, EMBASE, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.133-138
  • Kocaeli University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aim: In this study, we aimed to evaluate the levels of brown adipose tissue markers uncoupling protein-1 (UCP-1), irisin, bone morphogenetic protein-7 (BMP-7) and PR-Domain Zinc Finger Protein-16 (PRDM-16) in Cushing's disease (CH) with hypercortisolism.