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Term:
cellular response to glucocorticoid stimulus (GO:0071385)
Annotations: Rat: (120) Mouse: (44) Human: (60) Chinchilla: (56) Bonobo: (58) Dog: (23) Squirrel: (1) Pig: (22)
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cellular response to glucocorticoid stimulus +   
Any process that results in a change in state or activity of a cell (in terms of movement, secretion, enzyme production, gene expression, etc.) as a result of a glucocorticoid stimulus. Glucocorticoids are hormonal C21 corticosteroids synthesized from cholesterol with the ability to bind with the cortisol receptor and trigger similar effects. Glucocorticoids act primarily on carbohydrate and protein metabolism, and have anti-inflammatory effects.
cellular response to mineralocorticoid stimulus +   
detection of glucocorticoid hormone stimulus 
response to corticosterone +   
response to cortisol +   
response to cortisone +   
response to dexamethasone +   

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Definition Sources: GOC:mah

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