Effect of human chorionic gonadotropin on sexual maturation, sex steroids and thyroid hormone levels in Caspian lamprey (Caspiomyzon wagneri Kessler, 1870)

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Abedi, M.; Mojazi Amiri, B.; Abdoli, A.; Javanshir, A.; Benam, S.; Namdarian, A.;
  • Publisher: University of Guilan
  • Journal: Caspian Journal of Environmental Sciences (issn: 1735-3033, eissn: 1735-3866)
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  • Subject: Q | Caspian Sea | Biology | Lamprey | Induced reproduction | GE1-350 | Science | Environmental sciences | Fisheries | Hormonal changes
    mesheuropmc: endocrine system

The objective of this study was to determine the effect of human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) on sexual maturation, plasma sex steroids [17β-estradiol, (E2) and 17α-hydroxy progesterone (17α_OHP)] and thyroid hormones (triiodothyronine, T3 and thyroxin, T4) levels... View more
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