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Regulation of Ovarian Steroidogenesis in the Little Skate (Raja erinacea)

  • Lisa A. Fileti
  • Ian P. Callard
Part of the Serono Symposia USA book series (SERONOSYMP)

Abstract

Ovarian regulation in the most primitive jawed vertebrates, the elasmobranchs, is poorly understood (1). Most recently, we have investigated the little skate, Raja erinacea, and the spiny dogfish, Squalus acanthias, and have characterized endocrine aspects of the ovarian cycle (2, 3). These studies suggest pituitary regulation of the ovary.

Keywords

Corpus Luteum Corpus Luteum Ventral Lobe Spiny Dogfish Ovarian Regulation 
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  • Lisa A. Fileti
  • Ian P. Callard

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