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In a cross-sectional study, serum dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DS) concentrations were measured in 981 men and 481 women, aged 11-89, yr.
Human resistance to Plasmodium falciparum increases during puberty and is predicted by dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate levels.
Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS) interferes in several testosterone immunoassays, including the Roche Testosterone immunoassay (3).
20) Serum testosterone and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEA-SO4) were measured by solid phase competitive chemiluminescent enzyme immunoassay, while sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG) was measured by sandwich chemiluminescent enzyme immunoassay (IMMULITE/ IMMULITE 1000 analyzer, SIEMENS Medical Solutions Diagnostics, Los Angeles, CA, 90045-6900 USA).
Nair and associates recruited 120 men and women (mean age, 69 and 70 years, respectively) with low dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS) levels, defined as concentrations below the 15th percentile for normal young adults.
These samples were analyzed for follicle-stimulating hormone, leuteinizing hormone, dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS), and testosterone.
These included dihydrotestosterone (DHT), dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEA-S) and androstenedione (A).
Evidence for an association between dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate and nonfatal, premature myocardial infarction in males.