, Volume 36, Issue 8, pp 971–972 | Cite as

Diurnal variations in serum and liver zinc levels throughout the 4-day estrous cycle of the hamster

  • T. Shimada
  • E. Hoshi
  • T. Watanabe
  • A. Endo


Diurnal variations of serum zinc level and liver zinc level of the golden hamster were found throughout the 4-day estrous cycle, and on the different days of the cycle, the patterns of fluctuation differed.


Zinc Diurnal Variation Estrous Cycle Zinc Level Serum Zinc 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Shimada
    • 1
  • E. Hoshi
    • 1
  • T. Watanabe
    • 1
  • A. Endo
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Hygiene and Preventive MedicineYamagata University School of MedicineYamagata City(Japan)

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