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dehydroepiandrosterone

Known as: DHEA, 3?-hydroxyandrost-5-en-17-one, Therapeutic Dehydroepiandrosterone 
A synthetic form of dehydroepiandrosterone with potential chemopreventive activity. Produced endogenously, dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) is an… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) is not a hormone but it is a very important prohormone secreted in large amounts by the adrenals in… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Stress precipitates depression and alters its natural history. Major depression and the stress response share similar phenomena… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
In the late 1980s, the Massachusetts Male Aging Study (MMAS) revealed that in a healthy New England population, 52% of men aged… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
T helper type 1 (Th1) lymphocytes secrete secrete interleukin (IL)-2, interferon-gamma, and lymphotoxin-alpha and stimulate type… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND It is not clear whether cortisol or dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) hypersecretion increases the risk for major… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND: The physiologic role of dehydroepiandrosterone in humans is still unclear. Adrenal insufficiency leads to a… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
It has been postulated that decreases in plasma levels of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) may contribute to the development of some… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
DHEA, together with DHEAS, is the most abundant steroid in the blood of young adult humans. Levels in humans decline with age and… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
The unique characteristics of the primate (particularly human) fetal adrenal were first realized in the early 1900s when its… Expand
Review
1994
Review
1994
We provide current, normative data on the prevalence of impotence, and its physiological and psychosocial correlates in a general… Expand