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cortisol

Edited by Robert Hine and Elizabeth Martin

in A Dictionary of Biology

Seventh edition

Published in print June 2016 | ISBN: 9780198714378
Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191782770
cortisol

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A hormone (see corticosteroid), produced by the adrenal glands, that promotes the synthesis and storage of glucose and

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Subjects: Biological Sciences

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