Androstenedione

Known as: 4-Androstene-3,17-dione, 5alpha-Androstan-3,17-dione, Androstenedione [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A delta-4 C19 steroid that is produced not only in the TESTIS, but also in the OVARY and the ADRENAL CORTEX. Depending on the tissue type… (More)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
CONTEXT Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a triad of anovulation, insulin resistance, and hyperandrogenism. Androgen excess may… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Androgen receptor (AR) plays a central role in prostate cancer, and most patients respond to androgen deprivation therapies, but… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE Prostate cancer that recurs during androgen deprivation therapy is referred to as androgen-independent. High levels of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Reproductive and hormonal factors are involved in the etiology of breast cancer, but there are only a few prospective… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Estimates of the prevalence of the polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in the general population have ranged from 2-20%. The vast… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND A positive relationship has generally been observed between plasma estrogen levels and breast cancer risk in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The aromatase enzyme complex catalyzes the conversion of androgens to estrogens in a wide variety of tissues, including the ovary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The aim of this study was to examine the hypothesis that hypersecretion of ovarian androgens in polycystic ovary syndrome results… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The purpose of this study was to ascertain if a relationship exists between the transfer constant of conversion of plasma… (More)
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
The addition of androstenedione and NADPH to human placental microsomes results in a marked increase in the rate of 0 2 and NADPH… (More)
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