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Pyrexia's effect on the CBG-cortisol thermocouple, rather than CBG cleavage, elevates the acute free cortisol response to TNF-α in humans

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title = "Pyrexia's effect on the CBG-cortisol thermocouple, rather than CBG cleavage, elevates the acute free cortisol response to TNF-α in humans",
abstract = "Corticosteroid-binding globulin (CBG) cleavage promotes local cortisol delivery in inflammation. Enzymatic cleavage of high-affinity CBG to low-affinity CBG (haCBG to laCBG) occurs at inflammatory sites and is now measurable in vivo; however, the time kinetics of haCBG depletion following an inflammatory stimulus is unknown. Hence our aim was to determine the immediate effect of the key pro-inflammatory cytokine TNF-α on CBG levels and cleavage. We performed a crossover study of 12 healthy males receiving a TNF-α versus saline infusion, measuring total CBG, haCBG, laCBG and free and total cortisol hourly for 6 h. There was no change in total CBG or haCBG levels in the first 6 h of inflammation between the groups, suggesting that CBG cleavage is not activated nor is hepatic CBG production affected by TNF-α in this time frame. There was an early increase in the ratio of free:total cortisol, in association with pyrexia. This accords with data indicating that CBG acts a thermocouple in vivo, increasing free cortisol levels independent of elastase-driven cleavage.",
keywords = "Adult, Cross-Over Studies, Fever, Humans, Hydrocortisone, Inflammation, Male, Transcortin, Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha, Young Adult, Journal Article",
author = "Nenke, {Marni Anne} and Nielsen, {Signe Tellerup} and Lehrskov, {Louise Lang} and Lewis, {John Goodwyn} and Wayne Rankin and Kirsten M{\o}ller and Torpy, {David James}",
year = "2017",
month = mar,
doi = "10.1080/10253890.2017.1292420",
language = "English",
volume = "20",
pages = "183--188",
journal = "Stress: The International Journal on the Biology of Stress ",
issn = "1025-3890",
publisher = "Taylor & Francis",
number = "2",

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AU - Nenke, Marni Anne

AU - Nielsen, Signe Tellerup

AU - Lehrskov, Louise Lang

AU - Lewis, John Goodwyn

AU - Rankin, Wayne

AU - Møller, Kirsten

AU - Torpy, David James

PY - 2017/3

Y1 - 2017/3

N2 - Corticosteroid-binding globulin (CBG) cleavage promotes local cortisol delivery in inflammation. Enzymatic cleavage of high-affinity CBG to low-affinity CBG (haCBG to laCBG) occurs at inflammatory sites and is now measurable in vivo; however, the time kinetics of haCBG depletion following an inflammatory stimulus is unknown. Hence our aim was to determine the immediate effect of the key pro-inflammatory cytokine TNF-α on CBG levels and cleavage. We performed a crossover study of 12 healthy males receiving a TNF-α versus saline infusion, measuring total CBG, haCBG, laCBG and free and total cortisol hourly for 6 h. There was no change in total CBG or haCBG levels in the first 6 h of inflammation between the groups, suggesting that CBG cleavage is not activated nor is hepatic CBG production affected by TNF-α in this time frame. There was an early increase in the ratio of free:total cortisol, in association with pyrexia. This accords with data indicating that CBG acts a thermocouple in vivo, increasing free cortisol levels independent of elastase-driven cleavage.

AB - Corticosteroid-binding globulin (CBG) cleavage promotes local cortisol delivery in inflammation. Enzymatic cleavage of high-affinity CBG to low-affinity CBG (haCBG to laCBG) occurs at inflammatory sites and is now measurable in vivo; however, the time kinetics of haCBG depletion following an inflammatory stimulus is unknown. Hence our aim was to determine the immediate effect of the key pro-inflammatory cytokine TNF-α on CBG levels and cleavage. We performed a crossover study of 12 healthy males receiving a TNF-α versus saline infusion, measuring total CBG, haCBG, laCBG and free and total cortisol hourly for 6 h. There was no change in total CBG or haCBG levels in the first 6 h of inflammation between the groups, suggesting that CBG cleavage is not activated nor is hepatic CBG production affected by TNF-α in this time frame. There was an early increase in the ratio of free:total cortisol, in association with pyrexia. This accords with data indicating that CBG acts a thermocouple in vivo, increasing free cortisol levels independent of elastase-driven cleavage.

KW - Adult

KW - Cross-Over Studies

KW - Fever

KW - Humans

KW - Hydrocortisone

KW - Inflammation

KW - Male

KW - Transcortin

KW - Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha

KW - Young Adult

KW - Journal Article

U2 - 10.1080/10253890.2017.1292420

DO - 10.1080/10253890.2017.1292420

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JO - Stress: The International Journal on the Biology of Stress

JF - Stress: The International Journal on the Biology of Stress

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