, Volume 31, Issue 8, pp 989–990 | Cite as

Appearance of sex hormone receptors in frog (Rana esculenta) tadpole skin during metamorphosis

  • G. Chieffi
  • G. Delrio
  • M. d'Istria
  • M. A. Valentino
Specialia Endocrinologica


In tadpole skin ofRana esculenta, a specific testosterone receptor was detected during the climax in both males and females. TheK ass ranged between 1 and 2.79×109M−1.


Testosterone Hormone Receptor Rana Esculenta Testosterone Receptor ofRana Esculenta 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Chieffi
    • 1
  • G. Delrio
    • 1
  • M. d'Istria
    • 1
  • M. A. Valentino
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto e Museo di ZoologiaUniversità di NapoliNapoli(Italy)

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