Cortisol from Human Nerve

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Science  27 Sep 1963:
Vol. 141, Issue 3587, pp. 1275-1276
DOI: 10.1126/science.141.3587.1275


Cortisol was found in myelinated nerve fibers of the lumbo-sacral plexus (2.0 to 6.0 µg per gram of tissue) and in the sympathetic chain with dorsal root ganglia (0.2 to 0.4 µg per gram of tissue).