Example sentences for: dihydrotestosterone

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  • In 1981, Griffin et al [ 29 ] reported variation in the activity of steroid 5alpha reductase, the enzyme that converts testosterone to dihydrotestosterone, in cloned human skin fibroblasts.

  • In the first, LNCaP cells were treated for 24 hours with dihydrotestosterone (DHT), the predominant androgen found in the prostate in vivo.

  • Although two previous reports have shown increases in aromatase enzymatic activity in genital skin fibroblasts treated with dihydrotestosterone (DHT) [ 8 27 ] , others have failed to observe changes in aromatase activity in response to androgen [ 28 ] . In agreement with our findings, Elmlinger

  • We tested the responses of normal and AIS genital fibroblasts to dihydrotestosterone (DHT), under culture conditions similar to those that were reported to produce aromatase induction in these cells [ 8 ] . Cells were treated with DHT (100-1,000 nM) both at confluency (G 0 ) and during exponential growth, and transcript levels were assessed using DNA microarrays.

  • Androgen binding protein (ABP) is produced by Sertoli cells of the testis, secreted into the lumen of seminiferous tubules, and transported with tubular fluid to the epididymis, where it is internalized and degraded by the epithelial cells of the initial segment and the caput; it binds testosterone (T), dihydrotestosterone and estradiol with high affinity [ 9 10 11 ] . The functions of ABP have been the subject of many reviews [e.g.


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