Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin
Sex steroid actions in male bone.
Leuven, Belgium. In Endocr Rev, 2014
Low serum estradiol predicts incident fractures, but the highest risk occurs in men with additionally low T and high SHBG.
Inclusion of endogenous hormone levels in risk prediction models of postmenopausal breast cancer.
Boston, United States. In J Clin Oncol, 2014
Therefore, we evaluated whether inclusion of plasma estradiol, estrone, estrone sulfate, testosterone, dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate, prolactin, and sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) improved risk prediction for postmenopausal invasive breast cancer (n = 437 patient cases and n = 775 controls not using postmenopausal hormones) in the Nurses' Health Study.