Differential hypothalamic secretion of neurocrines in male common marmosets: parental experience effects?

Abstract

Pregnancy and lactation produce a plethora of hormonal changes in females that promote maternal care of offspring. Males in the biparental marmoset species (Callithrix jacchus) demonstrate high levels of parenting behaviour and express enhanced circulating reproductive hormones. Furthermore, these hormonal changes are influenced by paternal experience. To… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2826.2011.02252.x

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