The effects of 11-ketotestosterone and testosterone on the skin structure of brown trout, Salmo trutta L.

11-Ketotestosterone and testosterone were administered by intraperitoneal implants to immature brown trout. Physiological levels of circulating androgens were maintained over a period of 4 months and this resulted in changes in skin structure which resembled those occurring in maturing male brown trout. 11-Ketotestosterone promoted both epidermal and dermal… CONTINUE READING