dehydroepiandrosterone


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de·hy·dro·ep·i·an·dros·te·rone

 (dē′hī-drō-ĕp′ē-ăn-drŏs′tə-rōn′)
n.
DHEA.

dehydroepiandrosterone

(diːˌhaɪdrəʊˌɛpɪænˈdrɒstəˌrəʊn)
n
(Biochemistry) the most abundant steroid in the human body, that is involved in the manufacture of testosterone, oestrogen, progesterone, and corticosterone
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dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)

n dehidroepiandrosterona (DHEA)
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Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) is an endogenous steroid produced by the ovaries and adrenal glands.
Production of monoclonal antibodies to dehydroepiandro-sterone sulfate: application to direct enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays of dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate and androsterone/ epiandrosterone sulfates in plasma.
In humans, an enzyme that removes the sulfate from DHEAS converts it to dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), which in various ways, Katz suggests, may help to prolong life.
The in-vivo conversion of dehydroepiandrosterone and androstenedione to testosterone in the human.
Nair presented results of one of the few well-designed, long-term studies of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) supplementation at the annual meeting of the Endocrine Society.
The popularity of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) arose from a number of reports in the popular press that suggested that the results of a study conducted by Morales et al.
The Dartmouth patent was issued in August 1999 and covers the use of a variety of androgenic steroids, including testosterone, dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), and other compounds useful in the treatment of fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome.
The other antioxidants such as green tea, dehydroepiandrosterone, melatonin, selenium and resveratrol, have also antiaging and anti-inflammatory effects.
All had precocious puberty secondary to exaggerated adrenarche, high circulating levels of interleukin-6 and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS), and low adiponectin.
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Regelson's numerous publications also include the following: Dehydroepiandrosterone, 1999; The Superhormone Promise: Nature's Antidote to Aging, 1997; The Melatonin Miracle: Nature's Age-Reversing, Disease-Fighting, Sex-Enhancing, 1995; Intervention in the Aging Process: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Intervention in the Aging Process, Boston, Nov.
NEW ORLEANS -- A low serum dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate level is dramatically associated with low libido in premenopausal women, and appears to be a more accurate marker of decreased sexual interest than testosterone, Susan Davis, M.