Role of ovarian secretions in mammary gland development and function in ruminants.

@article{Yart2014RoleOO,
  title={Role of ovarian secretions in mammary gland development and function in ruminants.},
  author={Lucile Yart and Vanessa Lollivier and P G Marnet and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Dessauge},
  journal={Animal : an international journal of animal bioscience},
  year={2014},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={72-85}
}
The mammary gland is a dynamic organ that undergoes cyclic developmental and regressive changes during the lifetime of a female mammal. Mammogenesis begins during embryonic life with the development of the first mammary gland rudiments and ductal system. After birth, during the pre-pubertal period, the ductal growth of the mammary parenchyma occurs through… CONTINUE READING