dehydroepiandrosterone


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dehydroepiandrosterone

[dē¦hī·drō·e‚pē·ən′dräs·tə ‚rōn]
(organic chemistry)
C19H28O2 Dimorphous crystals with a melting point of 140-141°C, or leaflet crystals with a melting point of 152-153°C; soluble in alcohol, benzene, and ether; used as an androgen.
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Failure of dehydroepiandrosterone to influence energy and protein metabolism in humans.
Nair and associates recruited 120 men and women (mean age, 69 and 70 years, respectively) with low dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS) levels, defined as concentrations below the 15th percentile for normal young adults.
The effect of oral dehydroepiandrosterone on the urine testosterone/epitestosterone ratio (T/E) in human male volunteers.
In a sample of more than 1,400 women, those who scored in the lowest 10% on a sexual function questionnaire were most likely to have serum dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEA-S) levels below the 10th percentile, said Dr.
LISBON -- Dehydroepiandrosterone supplementation may enhance the glucose- and lipid-lowering effects of resistance exercise in women.
In the population-based Rotterdam Study, we investigated the association of levels of dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS) and total and bioavailable testosterone with aortic atherosclerosis among 1,032 nonsmoking men and women aged 55 yr and over.
In addition, levels of 17-hydroxyprogesterone, androstenedione, dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS) were also all significantly lower in the two CAH groups than in the control subjects, Dr.
Dehydroepiandrosterone has been shown to have some benefit to libido in studies conducted outside the United States, and the recommended dosage is 12.
in 1991 to commercialize technology licensed from the University of Utah Research Foundation pertaining to the discovery of novel biological properties of the adrenal steroid, dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA).
Athletes and Testosterone Levels: The in-vivo conversion of dehydroepiandrosterone in the human.
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) is the most common adrenal steroid hormone in the body.
NEW ORLEANS -- Low serum dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate is dramatically associated with low libido in premenopausal women, and appears to be a more accurate marker of decreased sexual interest than testosterone, Dr.