Absence of Testosterone in Urine of Rats


Camacho and Migeon1 established that testosterone which had been recovered from the urine of normal subjects was largely conjugated with glucuronic acid. Recently, measurement of testosterone in urine after β-glucuronidase hydrolysis has been proposed as a satisfactory means of evaluating testicular function2 and testosterone production3 in male subjects.


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CARRERA, G., PONTHIER, R. & RICE, B. Absence of Testosterone in Urine of Rats. Nature 216, 1128 (1967). https://doi.org/10.1038/2161128a0

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