, Volume 40, Issue 1, pp 104–106 | Cite as

Testosterone in royal jelly

  • J. Vittek
  • B. L. Slomiany


A compound with immunoreactivity, and TLC and GLC mobility of testosterone was isolated from royal jelly of honeybee (Apis mellifera). This is the first demonstration of vertebrate steroid hormone in this species.


Steroid Testosterone Apis Mellifera Royal Jelly Vertebrate Steroid 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Vittek
    • 1
  • B. L. Slomiany
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Medicine, Sections of Endocrinology and GastroenterologyNew York Medical CollegeValhallaUSA

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