Effect of GnRHa on plasma levels of Fsh and Lh in the female greater amberjack Seriola dumerili.

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Summary of "Effect of GnRHa on plasma levels of Fsh and Lh in the female greater amberjack Seriola dumerili."

The effects of gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist (GnRHa) on plasma levels of follicle-stimulating hormone (Fsh) and luteinising hormone (Lh) are reported for female greater amberjack Seriola dumerili with post-vitellogenic ovarian oocytes. Five females were implanted with pellets containing GnRHa (600 μg kg body weight), while five other females were injected with saline. All females implanted with GnRHa-containing pellets ovulated 36-42 h post-implantation. The GnRHa implants elevated Lh, but not Fsh plasma levels within 42 h of GnRHa administration. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.


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Name: Journal of fish biology
ISSN: 1095-8649


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