androgenic hormone


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  • noun

Synonyms for androgenic hormone

male sex hormone that is produced in the testes and responsible for typical male sexual characteristics

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1 nM DHT, with clear geographical variation, indicating a synergistic response of the mussel extract in the presence of the reference androgenic hormone.
After the sampling, the frozen sera were defrosted and the levels of androgenic hormones were measured in both groups by means of the enzyme linked immunosorbentassay (ELISA) method.
Fasting androgenic hormone levels (androstenedion, luteinizing hormone (LH), follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), dehidroepiandrosteron sulfate (DHEAS), and free and total testosterone were evaluated in venous blood before treatment and on the third and the sixth month of the study.
In their preparations for the Olympic Games of 1968, however, GDR officials crossed another ethical barrier and administered androgenic hormones to female athletes.
According to a research report published in the December 2009 print issue of The FASEB Journal, one day men could have similar type of control over their fertility that women have had since the 1960s - all thanks to scientists who have discovered how and where androgenic hormones work in the testis to control normal sperm production and male fertility.
A comparative survey between serum androgenic hormones levels between male patients with dermatophytosis and normal subjects.
Table 1: Mean serum concentration of androgenic hormones in dermatophytosis patients and in healthy individuals Groups Andrognic hormones serum concentration Testosterone Androstenediol mean [+ or -] SD mean [+ or -] SD Microsporium gypseum 4.
Aliasghar Gharachorlou, Eilyad Issabeagloo, Shahram Gharachorlou, Mehrdad nazeri: Study of Relationship among Androgenic Hormones and Dermatophytosis Due to Microsporium Canis: Adv.
The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between macrophages and neovascularization in the fibrous tissue capsule surrounding TCP implants loaded with three androgenic hormones.
Leptin hormone stimulate increasing of androgenic hormones secretion such as testosterone and this hormone proliferate sex cells [20].
In general, the performances of male and female athletes may differ mainly due to the fact that men can produce significantly more androgenic hormones than women and, therefore, are under stronger influence of such hormones," the IOC statement said.
Moreover, although androgenic hormones have the theoretical potential to promote or exacerbate benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), there was no evidence that DHEA treatment had an adverse effect on the prostate.