Rat adrenal androgen receptor: a possible mediator of androgen-induced decreased in rat adrenal weight.

Many previous studies have demonstrated effects of gonadal steroids on adrenal weight in the rat. Most of these effects are indirect, depending upon alterations in the pituitary-adrenal axis for their expression. In this study we have attempted to examine the direct effects of gonadal steroids on adrenal weight in the rat. This was done using… CONTINUE READING