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308. Testosterone

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This Biology Factsheet:
• Describes the structure and essential properties of testosterone.
• Explains the effects of testosterone on male secondary sexual characteristics.
• Explains how testosterone levels are controlled.
• Discusses the use of testosterone as a treatment for cardiovascular
disease, as a contraceptive and as an illegal performance-enhancer in sport.
• Investigates the role of testosterone in animal aggression.

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April 2015

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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