sex hormones

sex hormones
lytiniai hormonai statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Lytinių organų bei antrinių lytinių požymių vystymąsi ir veiklą reguliuojantys hormonai. atitikmenys: angl. sex hormones rus. половые гормоны

Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas – 2-asis patais. ir papild. leid. – Vilnius: Mokslo ir enciklopedijų leidybos institutas. . 2003.

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