Steroid Basics Part

Different anabolio'androgenic steroids have differences in effects, and to understiind these differences, it is necessary to understand the structure of these molecules. All AAS share structural similarities, and the framework of the molecules is always basically the same, as shown in the figure. So how does structure affect activity First, let's consider the liver engyme 17-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (17-HSD . This enzyme- inactivates oral steroids by converting the hydroxy (-0H) group...