Donna Leggee

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The regulation of inhibin secretion has not been elucidated fully in male ruminants. The aim of this study was to determine the relative importance of FSH and testosterone concentrations, and FSH receptors, in the control of secretion of immunoactive inhibin in rams. In Expt 1, temporal changes in hormone concentrations and testicular FSH binding were(More)
Caribou kidney is a major source of cadmium (Cd) in the traditional diets of many aboriginal communities in the Arctic. In order to characterize the risk of Cd exposure, we studied the speciation of Cd in caribou kidneys and how, it can be affected by food preparation. Cd in caribou kidneys was bound to metallothionein (MT) (40%) high molecular weight(More)
BACKGROUND The Canadian International Polar Year (IPY) program made it possible to undertake much needed health research in 3 jurisdictions within the Canadian Inuit Nunangat (homeland) over a 2-year period: Inuvialuit Settlement Region (ISR), Nunavut Territory, and Nunatsiavut. DESIGN The Adult Inuit Health Survey (IHS) was a cross-sectional survey and(More)
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