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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Neurobiological and neuropsychiatric effects of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and DHEA sulfate (DHEAS).
Dehydroepiandrosterone treatment effects on weight, bone density, bone metabolism and mood in women suffering from anorexia nervosa- a pilot study.
Treatment with the neurosteroid dehydroepiandrosterone promotes recovery of motor behavior after moderate contusive spinal cord injury in the mouse.
Marinelli, "Effect of age and sex on plasma cortisol and dehydroepiandrosterone concentrations in the dog (Canis familiaris)," Research in Veterinary Science, vol.
Influence of acute and subchronic oral administration of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) on nociceptive threshold in rats.
Aldred and P Mecocci, "Decreased dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS) concentrations in plasma of Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients," Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, vol.
So, the purpose of the present study is determination of acute and chronic effects of the two types of CT and IT on salivary dehydroepiandrosterone, cortisol and dehydroepiandrosterone to cortisol ratio of active young women.
Dillon, "Dehydroepiandrosterone, dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate and related steroids: their role in inflammatory, allergic and immunological disorders," Current Drug Targets, vol.
She recommended the following tests: free testosterone, DHEAS (dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate), and the ratio of LH (luteinizing hormone) to FSH (follicle-stimulating hormone).
The July 2010 article "Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry Assay for Androstenedione, Dehydroepiandrosterone, and Testosterone with Pediatric and Adult Reference Intervals" by Mark M.
They were looking for the production of a brain hormone called dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA).