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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Treatment with the neurosteroid dehydroepiandrosterone promotes recovery of motor behavior after moderate contusive spinal cord injury in the mouse.
Influence of acute and subchronic oral administration of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) on nociceptive threshold in rats.
Salivary dehydroepiandrosterone was measured by Elisa method and using IBL kit (made in Germany) with sensitivity level of less than 0.
Effect of dehydroepiandrosterone and its sulfate metabolite on neuronal cell viability in culture.
Dehydroepiandrosterone, dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate and related steroids: their role in inflammatory, allergic and immunological disorders.
The researchers also found that dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEAS) levels were lower only in women with anorexia nervosa receiving oral contraceptives, compared with healthy controls.
WASHINGTON -- A Senate bill to prevent minors from obtaining dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) is "a solution in search of a problem," claims Steve Mister, president and chief executive officer of the Council for Responsible Nutrition.
Blood samples were analyzed for testosterone (T), dihydrotestosterone (DHT) and dehydroepiandrosterone sulphate (DHEAS) levels using radioimmunoassay.
In treating FM/CFIDS patients, a hormone of importance is dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA).
Considered by some to be a magic bullet that confers improved health, sexual vigor and longevity to older people, dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) is a supplement widely used as an anti-aging remedy.
Neither the popular supplement dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) nor lowdose testosterone offers any real anti-aging benefit for elderly men, a study in the Oct.