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5α-dihydrotestosterone


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4,5‐dihydrotestosterone; 5α‐androstan‐17β‐ol‐3‐one; a potent metabolite of testosterone, formed by either of the steroid 5α‐reductases. It mediates many of the differentiating, growth‐promoting, and functional actions of testosterone by binding to the ...

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