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Experientia

, Volume 36, Issue 3, pp 368–370 | Cite as

High affinity binding of labeled androgens in the androgen-target tissues of the male rhesus monkey

  • T. N. R. V. Thampan
  • N. Dinakar
  • M. R. N. Prasad
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Summary

High affinity testosterone (T)-specific and dihydrotestosterone (DHT)-specific binding sites exist in a 1∶2 ratio in the cytosol fractions of the caput epididymidis, prostate, seminal vesicles and the ductus deferens of the rhesus monkey. The number of androgen-binding sites in the caput epididymidis is 3 times greater than that of the other 3 tissues.

Keywords

Testosterone Androgen Cytosol Affinity Binding Rhesus Monkey 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. N. R. V. Thampan
    • 1
  • N. Dinakar
    • 1
  • M. R. N. Prasad
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ZoologyUniversity of DelhiDelhi(India)

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