Corticosteroids and cardiovascular disease; ligands, receptors and tissue metabolism


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The Journal of Endocrinology and Journal of Molecular Endocrinology are inviting a collection of articles on corticosteroids and cardiovascular disease, led by Deputy Editor Associate Professor Morag Young (Baker HDI, Australia) and Guest Editor Professor Massimiliano Caprio (San Raffaele Roma University, Italy).

Articles will focus on the intersection between endocrinology and the heart, covering topics including mineralocorticoid receptor actions, corticosteroid metabolism and mechanisms of cardiovascular disease.


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Morag Young
Deputy Editor

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Massi Caprio
Guest Editor


The editors also welcome submissions of original research for inclusion in this collection. Please submit to Journal of Endocrinology or Journal of Molecular Endocrinology stating in your cover letter that you wish for your article to be considered for this themed collection. Alternatively please email the editorial office for further information.


Published articles:

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Interplay between caveolin-1 and mineralocorticoid receptor in cardiometabolic disease
Katarzyna Czarzasta and Luminita Pojoga

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Vascular endothelial mineralocorticoid receptors and epithelial sodium channels in metabolic syndrome and related cardiovascular disease
Guanghong Jia, Michael Andrew Hill and James Sowers