TITLE

In Vitro Metabolism of 4-Androstene-3,17-Dione by Human Submaxillary Gland Homogenates

AUTHOR(S)
COFFEY, JAMES C.; CRUTCHFIELD, WILLIAM C.
PUB. DATE
March 1977
SOURCE
Journal of Dental Research;Mar1977, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p332
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Tritiated 4-androstene-3,17-dione was incubated with human submaxillary gland homogenates. In 180-minute incubations, human submaxillary gland converted 4-androstene-3,17-dione predominately to testosterone and to a lesser extent, 5α-androstane-3α,17β-diol and androsterone.
ACCESSION #
36553788

 

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