androgen biosynthetic process

Known as: androgen synthesis, androgen formation, androgen anabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of androgens, C19 steroid hormones that can stimulate the development of male sexual… (More)
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1953-2018
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2010
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2010
PURPOSE Persistence of ligand-mediated androgen receptor signaling has been documented in castration-resistant prostate cancers… (More)
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2010
2010
In male song sparrows (Melospiza melodia), territorial challenges during the breeding season can rapidly increase circulating… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Congenital adrenal hyperplasia with apparent combined P450C17 and P450C21 deficiency is associated with accumulation… (More)
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2003
2003
Leydig cells, which produce the primary male steroid hormone testosterone (T), express the two estrogen receptor (ER) subtypes… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and DHEA sulfate (DHEAS) are adrenal precursors of steroid biosynthesis and centrally acting… (More)
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1999
1999
An important source of androgens in the human prostate are those synthesized locally from the inactive adrenal precursor… (More)
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1998
1998
Anovulation in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the direct effect of high local androgen concentrations on the… (More)
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1996
1996
Based on indirect evidence, it has often been assumed that the zona reticularis of the adult human adrenal cortex is the source… (More)
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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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1987
1987
Inhibin, a gonadal hormone capable of preferential suppression of pituitary follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) secretion, has… (More)
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