The Hershberger Bioassay is an in vivo shortaterm screening test. It evaluates the ability of a chemical to elicit biological activities consistent with androgen agonists, antagonists or 5 Ai-reductase inhibitors. The current bioassay is based on the ...Hershberger assay to investigate the effects of endocrine disrupting compounds with androgenic and antiandrogenic activity in castrate-immature male rats. In: Current Protocols in Toxicology 16.9.1-16.9.15. J Wiley and Sons Inc. (4) OECD.
|Title||:||OECD Guidelines for the Testing of Chemicals, Section 4: Health Effects Test No. 441: Hershberger Bioassay in Rats A Short-term Screening Assay for (Anti)Androgenic Properties|
|Publisher||:||OECD Publishing - 2009-09-08|