"Metribolone" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A synthetic non-aromatizable androgen and anabolic steroid. It binds strongly to the androgen receptor and has therefore also been used as an affinity label for this receptor in the prostate and in prostatic tumors.
- 17 beta-Hydroxy-17 alpha-methylestra-4,9,11-trien-3-one
- R 1881
- Ru 1881
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Metribolone" by people in Profiles.
Saxena P, Trerotola M, Wang T, Li J, Sayeed A, Vanoudenhove J, Adams DS, Fitzgerald TJ, Altieri DC, Languino LR. PSA regulates androgen receptor expression in prostate cancer cells. Prostate. 2012 May 15; 72(7):769-76.
Ho SM, Leav I, Damassa D, Kwan PW, Merk FB, Seto HS. Testosterone-mediated increase in 5 alpha-dihydrotestosterone content, nuclear androgen receptor levels, and cell division in an androgen-independent prostate carcinoma of Noble rats. Cancer Res. 1988 Feb 01; 48(3):609-14.
Bittman EL, Krey LC. Influences of photoperiod on nuclear androgen receptor occupancy in neuroendocrine tissues of the golden hamster. Neuroendocrinology. 1988 Jan; 47(1):61-7.
Ho SM, Damassa D, Kwan PW, Seto HS, Leav I. Androgen receptor levels and androgen contents in the prostate lobes of intact and testosterone-treated Noble rats. J Androl. 1985 Sep-Oct; 6(5):279-90.