Testosterone

Testosterone is a steroid hormone from the androgen group. In mammals, testosterone is primarily secreted in the testes of males and the ovaries of females, although small amounts are also secreted by the adrenal glands

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Serum testosterone status recovery an accurate predictor of survival in male COVID-19 patients

Serum testosterone status recovery an accurate predictor of survival in male COVID-19 patients

Songbird plumage and testosterone levels are altered by wildfire

Songbird plumage and testosterone levels are altered by wildfire

COVID-19 virus can infect the testes, hamster study shows

COVID-19 virus can infect the testes, hamster study shows

Study shows that breast cancer can be prevented with better contraception choices

Study shows that breast cancer can be prevented with better contraception choices

Scientists investigate sex-targeted drug delivery for traumatic brain injuries

Scientists investigate sex-targeted drug delivery for traumatic brain injuries

Men with low testosterone levels are more susceptible to severe COVID-19

Men with low testosterone levels are more susceptible to severe COVID-19

Low-calorie ketogenic diet can increase testosterone levels in overweight men

Low-calorie ketogenic diet can increase testosterone levels in overweight men

New chemical process uses photocatalytic membrane to remove steroid hormones

New chemical process uses photocatalytic membrane to remove steroid hormones

Study: Pink drinks can help people run faster and further compared to clear drinks

Study: Pink drinks can help people run faster and further compared to clear drinks

Severe COVID-19 linked to genetic clotting predisposition

Severe COVID-19 linked to genetic clotting predisposition

Previously overlooked hormone plays critical role in the development of endometriosis

Previously overlooked hormone plays critical role in the development of endometriosis

Combination of BMI and body shape predictor can help determine the risk of obesity-related cancers

Combination of BMI and body shape predictor can help determine the risk of obesity-related cancers

Novel biomarker discovered to identify male COVID-19 patients at greatest risk for ICU admission

Novel biomarker discovered to identify male COVID-19 patients at greatest risk for ICU admission

‘I just feel like myself’: A nonbinary child in their own words

‘I just feel like myself’: A nonbinary child in their own words

Researchers establish new link between high BMI and breast cancer survival rates

Researchers establish new link between high BMI and breast cancer survival rates

Male bladder cancer vulnerability could be exploited to design new therapeutic strategies

Male bladder cancer vulnerability could be exploited to design new therapeutic strategies

New method could be used to develop more effective treatments for cancer, metabolic disorders

New method could be used to develop more effective treatments for cancer, metabolic disorders

Hormonal therapies for breast and prostate cancers increase the risk of heart attack, stroke

Hormonal therapies for breast and prostate cancers increase the risk of heart attack, stroke

Pro-inflammatory diet may be associated with increased risk of testosterone deficiency in men

Pro-inflammatory diet may be associated with increased risk of testosterone deficiency in men

Two extremes of female sexual behavior may be controlled by the same brain region

Two extremes of female sexual behavior may be controlled by the same brain region