Synonym: 3α,17β-Dihydroxy-5α-androstane, Dihydroandrosterone
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|Gene Information||rat ... Ar(24208)|
Dihydroandrosterone is a testosterone metabolite; affects sperm maturation and survival.
5α-Androstane-3α,17β-diol (dihydroandrosterone) is a testosterone metabolite. Dihyroandrosterone inhibited the cell growth of seven cancer cell lines while showing weak toxicity on normal cell lines.
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Synthesis of testosterone and 5alpha-androstanediols during nutritionally stimulated gonadal growth in Lytechinus variegatus lamarck (Echinodermata:Echinoidea). Wasson, K.M., et al. Gen. Comp. Endocrinol. 111, 197, (1998)
An improved hollow fiber solvent-stir bar microextraction for the preconcentration of anabolic steroids in biological matrix with determination by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry Liu, W., et al. J. Chromatogr. A. 1233, 1-7, (2012)
Novel potent and selective bile acid derivatives as TGR5 agonists: biological screening, structure-activity relationships, and molecular modeling studies. Hiroyuki Sato et al J. Med. Chem. 51, 1831-41, (2008)
Chemometric and chemoinformatic analyses of anabolic and androgenic activities of testosterone and dihydrotestosterone analogues. Yoanna María Alvarez-Ginarte et al Bioorg. Med. Chem. 16, 6448-59, (2008)
Potent and selective steroidal inhibitors of 17beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 7, an enzyme that catalyzes the reduction of the key hormones estrone and dihydrotestosterone. Edith Bellavance et al J. Med. Chem. 52, 7488-502, (2009)
17α-ethynyl-5α-androstane-3α, 17β-diol treatment of MNU-induced mammary cancer in rats Ahlem, C., et al. Int. J. Breast Cancer, doi: 10.4061/2011/618757, (2011)
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