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Table 3 Neonatal androgen effects on tumor incidence (induced by chemical carcinogens)

From: The role of androgens in experimental rodent mammary carcinogenesis

Reference Animal model Type of androgen Dose (mg) Duration Incidence
7,12-Dimethylbenz(a)anthracene     
Kov?cs [52] Wistar ratsa TP 2.5 Single injection ?
Shellabarger and Soo [53] SD rats TP 1.25 Single injection ?
Christakos and colleagues [54] SD rats TP 1.25 Single injection ?
Yoshida and colleagues [55] SD rats TP 1.25 Daily until the end of the experiment ?
Purnell [56] LEW/Mai rats TP 1.25 Single injection No effect
Verhoeven and colleagues [57] Female and male SD rats TP 0.5 Single injection No effect
  1. SD, Sprague?Dawley; TP, testosterone propionate. aFemale rats unless otherwise specified.