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Receptors androgen

receptors, androgen

proteins, generally found in the cytoplasm, that specifically bind androgens and mediate their cellular actions. The complex of the androgen and receptor migrates to the nucleus where it induces transcription of specific segments of dNA.

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Post Finasteride Syndrome - A Silenced AR signal

... to block DHT. When they stopped, the DHT came flooding back. The androgen receptors were hypersensitive to the DHT, causing a negative autoregulation, effectively silencing ...

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by SecondAmendment
Thu Feb 09, 2012 8:26 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Post Finasteride Syndrome - A Silenced AR signal
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... starting with cholesterol, proceeding to pregnenolone (C21), an androgen (C19), and then estrogen (C18). Estrogen has an alcohol functional ... via passive diffusion and binds to specific proteins called estrogen receptors,which reside in the cell nuclei. In the absence of estrogen, these ...

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by chenhongxia
Fri Aug 15, 2008 1:47 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Estrogen
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The Fiber Disease

... from eggs of the rice. moth Corcyra cephalonica. 45. and disrupted ... androgen receptors and to sex hormone bind-. ing globulin. ... http://www.pesticide.org/Permethrin.pdf ...

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by London
Sun Aug 20, 2006 8:22 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Sports and Transexuality.

... women who are XY for any reason -The Barr body test would only exclude androgen-insensitive women -The Barr body test would exclude women who are ... would be excluded -Only XY women with insensitive or defective androgen receptors would be excluded -All women would be excluded from competing since ...

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by xnakix
Wed Aug 10, 2005 2:52 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sports and Transexuality.
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