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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Excess total body fat in girls may affect puberty timing, hormones and breast maturation

Excess total body fat in girls may affect puberty timing, hormones and breast maturation

Exercise training improved artery health and function in middle-aged and older men

Exercise training improved artery health and function in middle-aged and older men

Research shows link between puberty testosterone levels and the brain’s response to faces

Research shows link between puberty testosterone levels and the brain’s response to faces

Flurry of bills aim to set limits on transgender kids – and their doctors

Flurry of bills aim to set limits on transgender kids – and their doctors

Study shows relation between mothers' income level and children's finger length

Study shows relation between mothers' income level and children's finger length

Study shows that human hormones also follow a seasonal pattern

Study shows that human hormones also follow a seasonal pattern

Women are less likely to undergo CABG, may experience worse outcomes after surgery

Women are less likely to undergo CABG, may experience worse outcomes after surgery

Mediterranean diet has the potential to effect progression of prostate cancer

Mediterranean diet has the potential to effect progression of prostate cancer

Inflammation marker linked to increased fatigue in prostate cancer patients treated with ADT

Inflammation marker linked to increased fatigue in prostate cancer patients treated with ADT

Researchers use poop samples to establish baselines for stress, reproduction in gray whales

Researchers use poop samples to establish baselines for stress, reproduction in gray whales

FDA approves first oral drug for treating adult patients with advanced prostate cancer

FDA approves first oral drug for treating adult patients with advanced prostate cancer

Vitamin D deficiency could explain why autism spectrum disorder is more common in boys

Vitamin D deficiency could explain why autism spectrum disorder is more common in boys

Low testosterone can increase risk of severe COVID-19 in males

Low testosterone can increase risk of severe COVID-19 in males

Computers could use subtle facial features to recognize congenital adrenal hyperplasia

Computers could use subtle facial features to recognize congenital adrenal hyperplasia

Two paralogous androgen receptor genes control social dominance

Two paralogous androgen receptor genes control social dominance

Dexamethasone drug may not benefit COVID-19 patients with diabetes or low albumin levels

Dexamethasone drug may not benefit COVID-19 patients with diabetes or low albumin levels

Diet may help restore ovulation in women with polycystic ovary syndrome

Diet may help restore ovulation in women with polycystic ovary syndrome

NIH awards $1.6 million for research on hormonal control of HIV latency

NIH awards $1.6 million for research on hormonal control of HIV latency

Androgen deprivation strategies could help mitigate SARS-CoV-2 infection

Androgen deprivation strategies could help mitigate SARS-CoV-2 infection

COVID-19 may deteriorate men's testosterone levels, new data suggests

COVID-19 may deteriorate men's testosterone levels, new data suggests