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==Description==
 
==Description==
 
"5α-Androstan-17β-ol-3-one, also referred to as androstanolone or dihydrotestosterone, is an anabolic steroid. Testosterone secreted by the testis is converted to dihydrotestosterone in the target tissues where it appears to mediate many of the biological actions of testosterone, including the development of the male phenotype during embryogenesis and at puberty."
 
"5α-Androstan-17β-ol-3-one, also referred to as androstanolone or dihydrotestosterone, is an anabolic steroid. Testosterone secreted by the testis is converted to dihydrotestosterone in the target tissues where it appears to mediate many of the biological actions of testosterone, including the development of the male phenotype during embryogenesis and at puberty."
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*-Sigma Description
  
Synonyms: 5a-17b-ol-3-one androstan, 17β-Hydroxy-5α-androstan-3-one, 4,5α-Dihydrotestosterone, Androstanolone, Stanolone
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==Synonyms==
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*5a-17b-ol-3-one androstan
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*17β-Hydroxy-5α-androstan-3-one
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*4,5α-Dihydrotestosterone
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*Androstanolone
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*Stanolone
  
 
[[File:DHT.png|frame|right|dihydrotestosterone structure, photo from Sigma-Aldrich]]
 
[[File:DHT.png|frame|right|dihydrotestosterone structure, photo from Sigma-Aldrich]]

Latest revision as of 13:15, 17 September 2018

Description

"5α-Androstan-17β-ol-3-one, also referred to as androstanolone or dihydrotestosterone, is an anabolic steroid. Testosterone secreted by the testis is converted to dihydrotestosterone in the target tissues where it appears to mediate many of the biological actions of testosterone, including the development of the male phenotype during embryogenesis and at puberty."

  • -Sigma Description

Synonyms

  • 5a-17b-ol-3-one androstan
  • 17β-Hydroxy-5α-androstan-3-one
  • 4,5α-Dihydrotestosterone
  • Androstanolone
  • Stanolone
dihydrotestosterone structure, photo from Sigma-Aldrich

Genes Affected

  • Androgen Receptor

Suppliers

Usage Notes

References

>91 Xenbase articles contain a reference to DHT according to textpresso