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Norcross, M.A. Arcos, M. Farber, T.M.

Remarks on the regulation of anabolic agents in the United States Final report and documents presented - San José (Costa Rica) 1988 - p. 163-172 - Report, Results and Recommendations from Technical Events Series A1/OC (IICA) no. 88-04 0253-4746 .

The document tries to explain that the anabolic agents mentioned, can be safely used in food-producing animals. It refers to the promotional activity of sex steroids in Carcinogenesis, the biological insignificance of the levels of endogenous steroids found in edible tissue, the safety evaluation of endogenous hormones, and the safety evaluation of synthetic anabolic agents. (MIBA)