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Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin

Introduction: Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin

Description of Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin

Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin: A glycoprotein migrating as a beta-globulin. Its molecular weight, 52,000 or 95,000-115,000, indicates that it exists as a dimer. The protein binds testosterone, dihydrotestosterone, and estradiol in the plasma. Sex hormone-binding protein has the same amino acid sequence as ANDROGEN-BINDING PROTEIN. They differ by their sites of synthesis and post-translational oligosaccharide modifications.
Source: MeSH 2007

Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin: Related Topics

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Terms associated with Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin:

Terms Similar to Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin:

  • Sex Steroid-Binding Protein
  • Testosterone-Estradiol Binding Globulin

Source - MeSH 2007

Related Topics

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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