FIGURE 10-18 Metabolism of corticosterone (A) and Cortisol (B). Reproduced from Schulster, D., Burstein, S., and Cooke, B. A., (1976). "Molecular Endocrinology of the Steroid Hormones," pp. 156-157. Wiley, New York, by copyright permission.
action (see Chapter 16 for further information). The glucocorticoids have also been shown to exert antiinflammatory action at the level of the IL-6 promoter. Since IL-6 is an inflammatory cytokine, its inhibition would reduce the inflammatory process (Figure 10-21).
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