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Title Hormones and their receptors in fish reproduction / editors Philippa Melamed, Nancy Sherwood
Published [Hackensack], N.J. : World Scientific, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 297 pages) : illustrations
Series Molecular aspects of fish and marine biology ; v. 4
Molecular aspects of fish and marine biology ; v. 4
Contents Gonadotropin-releasing hormone in fish : evolution, expression and regulation of the GnRH gene / N.M. Sherwood and B.A. Adams -- GnRH receptors in fish : differences in structure-function relations between mammalian and non-mammalian GnRH receptors / M. Blomenröhr [and others] -- Molecular regulation of gonadotropin gene expression in teleosts / K.L. Chong, M. Koh and P. Melamed -- Evidence for pleiotropic effects of prolactin in teleost fish / P. Le Rouzic and P. Prunet -- Activin and its receptors in fish reproduction / W. Ge -- Gonadal steroidogenesis in teleost fish / G. Young [and others] -- Regulation and function of estrogen receptors : comparative aspects / A. Menuet [and others] -- Vitellogenesis and vitellogenin uptake into oocytes / J.L. Ding
Summary Research on the molecular aspects of fish reproduction has progressedswiftly over the past few years. With the availability of wide-rangingmolecular tools, fish researchers have elucidated many of themolecular mechanisms regulating reproduction which operate in thebrain, pituitary and gonad
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Fishes -- Reproduction.
Hormone receptors.
Form Electronic book
Author Melamed, Philippa.
Sherwood, Nancy.
ISBN 1281880922
9789812569189 (electronic bk.)
9812569189 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)