Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin

Known as: sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG), Sex Hormone Binding Globulin, Binding Globulin, Testosterone-Estradiol 
A glycoprotein migrating as a beta-globulin. Its molecular weight, 52,000 or 95,000-115,000, indicates that it exists as a dimer. The protein binds… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Circulating sex hormone-binding globulin levels are inversely associated with insulin resistance, but whether these… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND The metabolic syndrome (MetS), characterized by central obesity, lipid and insulin dysregulation, and hypertension, is… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE In men, hypoandrogenism is associated with features of the metabolic syndrome, but the role of sex hormones in the… (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
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE The objective was to examine prospectively the association between low testosterone and sex hormone-binding globulin… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The aims of this study were to describe, in relation to date of final menses, the average androgen levels of women in the years… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Several aspects of the regulation of androgen secretion and plasma levels in males remain controversial. Among these, we cite the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Few prospective data are available regarding the association of sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG), testosterone, and the risk… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
To determine whether hyperinsulinemia can directly reduce serum sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) levels in obese women with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) production in humans has been thought to be stimulated by estrogens and thyroid hormone and… (More)
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