Response to gonadotrophins differs for gilts from female- and male-biased litters.


In several species, females masculinised by abnormal androgen exposure in utero have poor reproductive performance and gilts born into litters with a male bias are likely exposed to greater androgen concentrations prenatally than gilts born into female-biased litters. At 24h of age, piglet plasma testosterone concentrations in gilts from male-biased litters… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.anireprosci.2017.05.012

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