Appendix 1.

Estimated variance components and sex for androgens assayed at multiple laboratories (Labs)

Lab 1Lab 2Lab 3Lab 4
EstimateSEEstimateSEEstimateSEEstimateSE
ADIOL GSubject0.08160.06040.12080.09130.09680.0687
Analysis day0.01090.00550.02330.01250.00020.0006
Aliquot0.00580.00250.01760.00620.00000.0000
Replicates0.00370.00080.00400.00090.00500.0009
ADIONSubject0.12090.09040.07380.05840.13420.09600.14940.1076
Analysis day0.02420.01010.03120.01270.00460.00230.00990.0041
Aliquot0.00540.00210.00420.00220.00000.00000.00160.0008
Replicates0.00220.00050.00510.00110.00690.00130.00180.0004
DHEASubject0.38810.27500.26750.19080.21360.15280.67990.4837
Analysis day0.00140.00150.00840.00360.00380.00420.00470.0072
Aliquot0.00240.00140.00110.00090.00850.00410.02360.0077
Replicates0.00390.00090.00320.00070.00840.00190.00130.0003
DHEA SSubject0.54430.38590.57130.40500.37160.26320.44360.3142
Analysis day0.00020.00260.00490.00220.00000.00000.00120.0010
Aliquot0.00780.00350.00110.00060.00390.00130.00220.0009
Replicates0.00580.00130.00150.00030.00300.00070.00100.0002
DHTSubject0.10460.07500.10710.07650.08180.0614
Analysis day0.00320.00250.00260.00170.01320.0075
Aliquot0.00490.00200.00310.00110.01110.0042
Replicates0.00240.00050.00090.00020.00400.0009
TESTOSubject0.09590.06960.10260.07470.11100.08630.15550.1306
Analysis day0.00390.00430.01130.00450.04150.01600.11020.0418
Aliquot0.00940.00410.00080.00060.00160.00150.00630.0028
Replicates0.00680.00150.00210.00050.00570.00130.00450.0010
ADIOLSubject0.08390.0636
Analysis day0.00000.0000
Aliquot0.04330.0116
Replicates0.01020.0023
ANDRO GSubject0.22990.1701
Analysis day0.03910.0155
Aliquot0.00450.0020
Replicates0.00360.0008
ANDRO SSubject0.18350.1521
Analysis day0.11950.0453
Aliquot0.00570.0030
Replicates0.00670.0015