What are Androgens?
- A hormone associated with the development and maintenance of male characteristics (Butcher, Mineka & Hooley, 2004)
- The main class of male sex hormones. It is the class of sex hormones that predominate in males (Santrock, 2003)
Frequently Asked Questions
- How are they formed? Do females also have this? Did it ever occur that a female has an over-production of it, whereas a male has an under-production of adrogens?
- What male characteristics are related to this hormone?