Corticosterone increases the amount of protein 1, a neuron-specific phosphoprotein, in rat hippocampus

Science  05 Jun 1981:
Vol. 212, Issue 4499, pp. 1162-1164
DOI: 10.1126/science.6785886


Corticosterone increased the amount of the neuron-specific phosphoprotein protein 1 in the hippocampus, a brain region rich in corticosterone receptors, but not in several brain regions that contain relatively few corticosterone receptors.