Comparison of leptin levels in serum and follicular fluid during the oestrous cycle in cows.

@article{Dayi2005ComparisonOL,
  title={Comparison of leptin levels in serum and follicular fluid during the oestrous cycle in cows.},
  author={Ayfer Dayi and Cem Seref Bediz and Bayazit Musal and Oktay Yilmaz and Abdurrahman Comlekçi and Murat Celiloğlu and Dilek Çimrin},
  journal={Acta veterinaria Hungarica},
  year={2005},
  volume={53 4},
  pages={457-67}
}
Leptin is mainly synthesised in white adipose tissue. Besides its effects on body weight and metabolic homeostasis, leptin also has effects on puberty, sexual maturation and reproduction. In this study the relationship between leptin, IGF-1, oestradiol (E2) and progesterone levels were investigated in serum and follicular fluid from cows. This study… CONTINUE READING