Plasticity in photoperiodic regulation of adrenal, but not testicular, function in Syrian hamsters.

@article{Morgan2012PlasticityIP,
  title={Plasticity in photoperiodic regulation of adrenal, but not testicular, function in Syrian hamsters.},
  author={C. L. S. Morgan},
  journal={General and comparative endocrinology},
  year={2012},
  volume={178 3},
  pages={441-9}
}
Transfer from long days (LD) to short days (SD) increases aggressive behavior, but it suppresses the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) and hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal (HPG) axes in male Syrian hamsters. The present study sought to determine whether social instability (group housing from days 1-70, single housing from days 71 to 84, and 10-min social… CONTINUE READING