Effects of Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormones, Corticotropin-Releasing Hormone, and Vasopressin on Female Sexual Behavior

@article{Schiml2000EffectsOG,
  title={Effects of Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormones, Corticotropin-Releasing Hormone, and Vasopressin on Female Sexual Behavior},
  author={Patricia A. Schiml and Emilie F Rissman},
  journal={Hormones and Behavior},
  year={2000},
  volume={37},
  pages={212-220}
}
The effects of intracerebroventricular (icv) infusion of four neuropeptides on female sexual behavior were examined in the female musk shrew (Suncus murinus). In the first experiment, (icv) infusion of 100 ng of the mammalian form of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (mGnRH) facilitated rapid display of receptivity. Gonadotropin-releasing hormone-infused females had shorter latencies to rump present and tail wag, compared with controls. In a second experiment, icv administration of the other form… 
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