OBO ID: CHEBI:50786
Term Name: anabolic androgenic steroid Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • anabolic androgenic steroids
  • anabolic steriod
  • anabolic steriods
  • anabolic-androgenic steroid
  • anabolic-androgenic steroids
Definition: A steroid hormone related to the hormone testosterone. It increases protein synthesis within cells, which results in the buildup of cellular tissue (anabolism), especially in muscles. It also has androgenic and virilizing properties.
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Ontology: Chebi
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