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Avian Test Battery for the Evaluation of Developmental Abnormalities of Neuro- and Reproductive Systems
Most of the currently used toxicity assays for environmental chemicals use acute or chronic systemic or reproductive toxicity endpoints rather than neurobehavioral endpoints. In addition, the currentExpand
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7α-Hydroxypregnenolone regulates diurnal changes in sexual behavior of male quail.
In the Japanese quail, 7α-hydroxypregnenolone, a previously undescribed avian neurosteroid, is actively produced in the brain. 7α-Hydroxypregnenolone acts as a novel neuronal activator to stimulateExpand
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Strain differences in intermale aggression and possible factors regulating increased aggression in Japanese quail.
The National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES) of Japan established a strain of Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) known as NIES-L by rotation breeding in a closed colony for over 35years;Expand
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