New Findings on Andro

September 1999
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Sep99, Vol. 60 Issue 9, p34
Provides information on androstenedione, or andro, and its role in testosterone production. Effects of andro supplementation on muscle protein metabolism; Details on a study published in the `Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism.'


Related Articles

  • Effects of Anabolic Precursors on Serum Testosterone Concentrations and Adaptations to Resistance Training in Young Men. Brown, Gregory A.; Vukovich, Matthew D.; Reifenrath, Tracy A.; Uhl, Nathaniel L.; Parsons, Kerry A.; Sharp, Rick L.; King, Douglas S. // International Journal of Sport Nutrition & Exercise Metabolism;Sep2000, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p340 

    Presents a study that examined the effects of androgen precursors combined with herbal extracts on testosterone concentration. Measurement of serum concentrations of testosterone; Analyses of clinical blood chemistry and hormones; Control of food intake of the subjects; Hormonal response to...

  • Testosterone Responses After Resistance Exercise in Women: Influence of Regional Fat Distribution. Nindl, Bradley C.; Kraemer, William J.; Gotshalk, Licoln A.; Marx, James O.; Volek, Jeff S.; Bush, Jill A.; H aoml kkinen, Keijo; Newton, Robert U.; Fleck, Steve J. // International Journal of Sport Nutrition & Exercise Metabolism;Dec2001, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p451 

    Presents a study that examined the effects of regional fat distribution (RFD) on androgen responses to an acute resistance exercise test among women. Characterization of RFD; Evaluation and comparison of the different indices for classifying RFD; Determination of the differences in testosterone...

  • Alteration in sexually dimorphic testosterone biotransformation profiles as a biomarker of chemically induced androgen disruption in mice. Wilson, Vickie S.; McLachlan, James B.; Falls, J. Greg; LeBlanc, Gerald A. // Environmental Health Perspectives;May1999, Vol. 107 Issue 5, p377 

    Assesses the impact of environmental chemicals on the androgen homeostasis of rodents. Variation in the testosterone biotransformation profiles of samples; Differences in the androgen-dependent differences of samples; Effect of antiandrogen vinclozolin treatment on the testosterone level of...

  • Androgens, ageing and vascular function. Getov, S. V.; Lee, R. W.; Dockery, F.; Rajkumar, C. // Age & Ageing;Jul2008, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p361 

    The article presents factors for the decline on the males circulating testosterone and the changes of the early onset androgen deficiency. These factors are related to advancing age and physiological changes. It states of the androgens influence on the vascular functions and the implication on...

  • Menstrual irregularity and bone mass in premenopausal women: Cross-sectional associations with testosterone and SHBG. Wei, Shuying; Jones, Graeme; Thomson, Russell; Otahal, Petr; Dwyer, Terry; Venn, Alison // BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders;2010, Vol. 11, p288 

    Background: There have been few studies examining the associations between menstrual irregularity, androgens and bone mass in population-based samples of premenopausal women. This study aimed to describe the associations between menstrual pattern, testosterone, sex hormone binding globulin...

  • 5a-Reductase. Jung-Se Park; Min Chul Cho; Jae-Seung Paick // Korean Journal of Andrology;Apr2012, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p1 

    Androgen acts via the androgen receptor and can play a critical role in the development and growth of the prostate and the pathophysiology of prostatic diseases. Testosterone is the most abundant circulating androgen and is converted to dihydrotestosterone (DHT), a more potent androgen, by...

  • A sex-drive breakthrough?  // Glamour;Sep2003, Vol. 101 Issue 9, p121 

    Reports on the effectiveness of testosterone in treating low desire in women.

  • Sex steroid-induced inhibition of food intake in sea bass ( Dicentrarchus labrax). Leal, Esther; Sánchez, Elisa; Muriach, Borja; Cerdá-Reverter, José // Journal of Comparative Physiology B: Biochemical, Systemic & Env;Jan2009, Vol. 179 Issue 1, p77 

    This study was conducted to test the sensitivity to gonadal steroids of the systems regulating food intake in sea bass. Animals were treated with silastic implants containing 17-β-estradiol or testosterone. Self-feeding was recorded for 31 days using computerized demand feeders and...

  • The therapeutic use of androgens in women. Seligman, Trina; Davis, SR. // Journal of Alternative & Complementary Medicine;Feb2000, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p92 

    Deals with a study which described the use of testosterone in physiologic doses in women. Implications of low androgens; Information on the traditional hormone replacement theory; Effects of estrogen on testosterone levels in women.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics