"Androgens" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Compounds that interact with ANDROGEN RECEPTORS in target tissues to bring about the effects similar to those of TESTOSTERONE. Depending on the target tissues, androgenic effects can be on SEX DIFFERENTIATION; male reproductive organs, SPERMATOGENESIS; secondary male SEX CHARACTERISTICS; LIBIDO; development of muscle mass, strength, and power.
- Androgenic Agents
- Agents, Androgenic
- Androgenic Compounds
- Compounds, Androgenic
- Androgen Receptor Agonists
- Agonists, Androgen Receptor
- Receptor Agonists, Androgen
- Androgen Effect
- Effect, Androgen
- Androgen Effects
- Effects, Androgen
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Androgens".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Androgens".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Androgens" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Androgens" was a major or minor topic of these publication.