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(Science: endocrinology) a condition resulting from or characterised by abnormally decreased functional activity of the gonads, with retardation of growth and sexual development.

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Stem cells/Gene therapy and Testosterone Enhancement

... cells or gene therapy could be applied to increase males testosterone production. Thus overcoming many of the problems associated with old age and hypogonadism etc. As we still seem to be in the dark ages of simply putting exogenous testosterone into patients or using drugs with very short term ...

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by jammy0
Mon Apr 30, 2012 5:03 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Stem cells/Gene therapy and Testosterone Enhancement
Replies: 1
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Chromosomes- an excess or deficit?

Excess of sexual chromosomes: - Klinefelter's syndrome (44 autosomes + XXY): It affects to men, producing hypogonadism (poor gonads development). In the majority of the cases, this causes infertility. Also, this syndrome produces a taller-than-average height and feminine physical ...

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by Enzyme
Thu Jan 05, 2006 11:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chromosomes- an excess or deficit?
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Views: 2127

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