, Volume 33, Issue 7, pp 966–967 | Cite as

Inhibitory action of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) on fibroblast growth

  • P. Saenger
  • Maria New
Specialia Endocrinologica


Dehydroepiandrosterone inhibits thymidine incorporation into human fibroblasts and may thus interfere with cellular growth.


Inhibitory Action Thymidine Fibroblast Growth DHEA Human Fibroblast 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Saenger
    • 1
  • Maria New
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Pediatric EndocrinologyThe New York Hospital-Cornell Medical CollegeNew YorkUSA

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