Adrenal role in proceptivity and receptivity induced by two modes of estradiol treatment.

@article{Gorzalka1994AdrenalRI,
  title={Adrenal role in proceptivity and receptivity induced by two modes of estradiol treatment.},
  author={Boris B. Gorzalka and I V Moe},
  journal={Physiology & behavior},
  year={1994},
  volume={55 1},
  pages={29-34}
}
The effects of chronic estrogen treatment on the receptive and proceptive behaviors of the female rat were investigated using two modes of estrogen administration: estrogen implants and chronic estrogen injections. In addition, the potential mediating role of the adrenal was investigated. Animals were either ovariectomized (OVX) or ovariectomized and adrenalectomized (ADX-OVX). Each surgery group received three doses of estrogen, via implants in Experiment 1 and chronic injections in Experiment… CONTINUE READING