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dihydrotestosterone

 (DHT) [di-hi″dro-tes-tos´tĕ-rōn]
an androgenic hormone formed in peripheral tissue from testosterone; thought to be the androgen responsible for development of the male primary sex characters during embryogenesis and of male secondary sex characters at puberty, and for adult male sexual function.

DHT

dihydrotestosterone.

DHT

abbr.
1. dihydrotachysterol
2. dihydrotestosterone

DHT

abbreviation for dihydrotestosterone.

DHT

Abbreviation for:
dihydrotestosterone
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DHT

Dihydrotestosterone, see there.

DHT

Abbreviation for dihydrotestosterone.
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DHT is an independent crude oil tanker company operating a fleet of crude oil tankers in the VLCC and Aframax segments.
33) Since the equilibrium scores during mSOT in EO condition in the present study were not significantly different, but were profoundly higher in dancers when DHT was added, the level of difficulty during mSOT+DHT in each task is upgraded from single-task to dual-task performance, of which balance control was destabilized by DHT, a secondary information-processing task.
Although the analytical performance of the DHT assay has improved considerably with the migration from immunoassay-based to mass spectrometry-based technology (29), comprehensive study on the T/DHT reference values in different age-, sex-, and ethnic-specific groups is lacking.
The DHT unit is designed to process the LGO straight run from both refineries.
DHT Holding has been active in Azerbaijan since 1980.
The sera obtained from the control and treated groups were analyzed for testosterone, DHT and DHEAS by radioimmunoassay.
It offers itself on the altar of Differentiation to be converted either to estradiol and feminize women (via the enzyme aromatase, CYP19A1)--or conversely, by 5[alpha]-R to DHT, to the most powerfully masculinizing hormone.
With more than 50 years of experience, DHT can customize, design, build, and manufacture innovative, technology-driven products that provide flexible, high-quality, and cost-effective solutions for a wide variety of applications.
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DHT expects to take delivery of the vessels next month, according to a statement on its website.
This "local demand" leads to a buildup of DHT levels in the scalp, but not in the bloodstream.
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