Non-classical actions of testosterone: an update.

  title={Non-classical actions of testosterone: an update.},
  author={Faisal Rahman and Helen C. Christian},
  journal={Trends in endocrinology and metabolism: TEM},
  volume={18 10},
Androgens are known to exert their effects via genomic signalling, which involves intracellular androgen receptors that modulate gene expression on steroid binding. Whereas non-classical estrogen effects are well established, it is only recently that non-classical, rapid, membrane-initiated testosterone actions have received attention. Non-classical effects… CONTINUE READING