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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Fracking chemical may interfere with reproductive hormones in men

Fracking chemical may interfere with reproductive hormones in men

New viable therapeutic strategy found for ER+ breast cancer

New viable therapeutic strategy found for ER+ breast cancer

Men with erectile dysfunction have higher risk of death, study suggests

Men with erectile dysfunction have higher risk of death, study suggests

Potential new method of breast cancer treatment using androgen receptor

Potential new method of breast cancer treatment using androgen receptor

Health concerns over fracking chemical that may cause adverse effects in male sex hormones

Health concerns over fracking chemical that may cause adverse effects in male sex hormones

Child’s scent tells mom how development is proceeding

Child’s scent tells mom how development is proceeding

Sex-specific differences in the immune system may explain men's susceptibility to obesity

Sex-specific differences in the immune system may explain men's susceptibility to obesity

Healthy diet, healthier sperm, greater fertility

Healthy diet, healthier sperm, greater fertility

UGA historian shines light on the evolutionary purpose of menopause

UGA historian shines light on the evolutionary purpose of menopause

Nutrition researcher shows how foods affect our hormones and health

Nutrition researcher shows how foods affect our hormones and health

High testosterone in women ups risk for cancer, diabetes, and metabolic disease

High testosterone in women ups risk for cancer, diabetes, and metabolic disease

Age of puberty in girls the world over becoming lower

Age of puberty in girls the world over becoming lower

UTHSC researchers receive $1.98 million grant for novel approach to studying diabetes

UTHSC researchers receive $1.98 million grant for novel approach to studying diabetes

Puberty blockers reduce suicidal ideations among transgender teens

Puberty blockers reduce suicidal ideations among transgender teens

Adolescents with PCOS and obesity have more 'unhealthy' gut bacteria

Adolescents with PCOS and obesity have more 'unhealthy' gut bacteria

Fish oil supplements could benefit testicular function in healthy men finds study

Fish oil supplements could benefit testicular function in healthy men finds study

Low-fat diet associated with reduction in testosterone among men

Low-fat diet associated with reduction in testosterone among men

First-ever genomic analysis of puberty yields insights into critical areas of human health

First-ever genomic analysis of puberty yields insights into critical areas of human health

Administering enzalutamide results in significant increase in PSMA density on tumor surface

Administering enzalutamide results in significant increase in PSMA density on tumor surface

Fewer fats could be the key to boosting male fertility

Fewer fats could be the key to boosting male fertility