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Cyclical changes in the sexual skin of female rhesus: relationships to mating behavior and successful artificial insemination

  • J. A. Czaja
  • S. G. Eisele
  • R. W. Goy
Part of the FASEB Monographs book series (FASEBM, volume 6)

Abstract

Estimating the time of ovulation or conception is an important aspect in much of the work on primate reproduction. Although there are increasingly successful and sophisticated techniques used in the laboratory to help predict ovulation, most are either expensive with respect to instrumentation or require expertise in physical examination of the animal. There are many situations, such as in the field, in group living cages, or in large scale breeding programs, where these techniques are less practical.

Keywords

Menstrual Cycle Rhesus Monkey Artificial Insemination Conceptional Cycle Color Break 
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© Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. A. Czaja
    • 1
  • S. G. Eisele
    • 1
  • R. W. Goy
    • 1
  1. 1.Wisconsin Regional Primate Research Center and Department of PsychologyUniversity of WisconsinMadisonUSA

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