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Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) is a biologically active metabolite of the hormone testosterone, formed primarily in the prostate gland, testes, hair follicles, and adrenal glands
Testosterone is not the only hormone needed for penis development

Testosterone is not the only hormone needed for penis development

Study identifies RNA molecules that regulate male hormones in prostate cancer

Study identifies RNA molecules that regulate male hormones in prostate cancer

Maternal obesity and androgen excess induce sex-specific anxiety in offspring, study suggests

Maternal obesity and androgen excess induce sex-specific anxiety in offspring, study suggests

Prolonged exposure to male hormone blockers increases risk of persistent erectile dysfunction

Prolonged exposure to male hormone blockers increases risk of persistent erectile dysfunction

Misuse of anabolic steroids may increase heart problems in ARVC patients

Misuse of anabolic steroids may increase heart problems in ARVC patients

AKR1C3 enzyme could be promising therapeutic target for managing CRPC, AML

AKR1C3 enzyme could be promising therapeutic target for managing CRPC, AML

Infant daughters may show early signs of PCOS from mothers

Infant daughters may show early signs of PCOS from mothers

Serum testosterone may decline due to decreased sexual activity and desire in older men

Serum testosterone may decline due to decreased sexual activity and desire in older men

Androgen receptor in prostate cancer cells can activate different gene set when bound to antiandrogens

Androgen receptor in prostate cancer cells can activate different gene set when bound to antiandrogens

Low levels of testosterone decline physical function in elderly men

Low levels of testosterone decline physical function in elderly men

Clinical data of cabozantinib to be presented at ASCO meeting

Clinical data of cabozantinib to be presented at ASCO meeting

Abiraterone's anti-androgenic properties may stop tumor growth of CRPC, says prize-winning Dutch study

Abiraterone's anti-androgenic properties may stop tumor growth of CRPC, says prize-winning Dutch study

Prostate tissue androgen content predicts ADT outcome

Prostate tissue androgen content predicts ADT outcome

Prediagnostic androgen level not linked to prostate cancer outcome

Prediagnostic androgen level not linked to prostate cancer outcome

Clear link between androgenetic alopecia and benign prostate hyperplasia

Clear link between androgenetic alopecia and benign prostate hyperplasia

KSU professor turns to nutrition to tackle prostate cancer

KSU professor turns to nutrition to tackle prostate cancer

5a-reductase inhibitors for male health problems can affect sexual health

5a-reductase inhibitors for male health problems can affect sexual health

Men going bald at young age more likely to develop prostate cancer in later life

Men going bald at young age more likely to develop prostate cancer in later life

New book on fighting hair loss

New book on fighting hair loss

SPET-085 is effective in blocking critical enzyme that leads to BPH: Study

SPET-085 is effective in blocking critical enzyme that leads to BPH: Study