Pinealectomy in rats with a critical survey of the literature

  title={Pinealectomy in rats with a critical survey of the literature},
  author={D. Andersen and A. Wolf},
  journal={The Journal of Physiology},
THE occurrence of premature puberty in some cases of pineal tumours in the male has stimulated many attempts to find a functional relationship between the pineal gland and reproduction. The experiments involving the feeding of pineal or the administration of pineal extract have been, in the main, negative. The effect of castration, pregnancy, and other changes in the phases of reproduction on the pineal has been studied with conflicting results [Krabbe, 1923]. The same is true of the work on… Expand
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