Synthesis and reception of prostaglandins in corpora lutea of domestic cat and lynx.

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Felids show different reproductive strategies related to the luteal phase. Domestic cats exhibit a seasonal polyoestrus and ovulation is followed by formation of corpora lutea (CL). Pregnant and non-pregnant cycles are reflected by diverging plasma progesterone (P4) profiles. Eurasian and Iberian lynxes show a seasonal monooestrus, in which physiologically… (More)
DOI: 10.1530/REP-16-0180

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@article{Zschockelt2016SynthesisAR, title={Synthesis and reception of prostaglandins in corpora lutea of domestic cat and lynx.}, author={Lina Zschockelt and Olga A Amelkina and Marta J Siemieniuch and Mariusz Pawel Kowalewski and Martin Dehnhard and Katarina Jewgenow and Beate Braun}, journal={Reproduction}, year={2016}, volume={152 2}, pages={111-26} }