Gonadotropin regimen for inducing ovarian activity in captive wild felids.

@article{Phillips1982GonadotropinRF,
  title={Gonadotropin regimen for inducing ovarian activity in captive wild felids.},
  author={Linda G. Phillips and Lee G. Simmons and Mitchell E. Bush and Jo Gayle Howard and David E. Wildt},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={1982},
  volume={181 11},
  pages={1246-50}
}
Five species of felids (cheetah, North Chinese leopard, tiger, lion, and puma) were serially injected with a source of follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) to evaluate its effect on ovarian activity. Animals were subjected to laparoscopy before and after gonadotropin treatment, and the number and appearance of mature ovarian follicles (MF), corpora… CONTINUE READING