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Effects of maternal exposure to an aromatase inhibitor on sexual behaviour and neurochemical and endocrine aspects of adult male rat
(CSIRO Publishing, 2008-01-01)
The present study examined the effects of letrozole exposure during brain sexual differentiation on endocrine, behavioural and neurochemical parameters in male rat descendants. Pregnant female rats received 1 mg kg(-1) ...
Projeção retiniana, caracterização citoarquitetônica e neuroquímica da zona incerta do moco (Kerodon rupestris)
(Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do NorteBRUFRNPrograma de Pós-Graduação em PsicobiologiaEstudos de Comportamento; Psicologia Fisiológica, 2014-03-27)
The Zona Incerta (ZI) is embryologically derived from the ventral thalamus, in continuity with the reticular nucleus of the thalamus. Studies usingneural tracers technics have allowed identify a complex connectional map ...
Sexual behavior, neuroendocrine, and neurochemical aspects in male rats exposed prenatally to stress
(Elsevier B.V., 2005-01-31)
The present study was designed to examine some short- and long-term effects of maternal restraint stress-during the period of sexual brain differentiation-on reproductive and endocrine systems, sexual behavior, and brain ...
Neuroendocrine and reproductive aspects of adult male rats exposed neonatally to an antiestrogen
(Elsevier B.V., 2006-04-01)
The present study was designed to investigate the effects of a single dose of an estrogen antagonist-clomiphene-during neonatal life, on later neuroendocrine system and reproductive performance. Immediately after birth, ...
The effect of severe early malnutrition on cellular growth of human brain
Extract: In ten ‘normal’ brains, obtained from well-nourished Chilean children who died accidentally, weight, protein, and DNA and RNA content were all normal when compared with those values derived from similar children ...
Microconnectomics of the Pretectum and Ventral Thalamus in the Chicken (Gallus gallus)
The avian pretectal and ventrothalamic nuclei, encompassing the griseum tectale (GT), n. lentiformis mesencephali (LM), and n. geniculatus lateralis pars ventralis (GLv), are prominent retinorecipient structures related ...