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Estrus

Known as: estrous, oestrus 
The period in the ESTROUS CYCLE associated with maximum sexual receptivity and fertility in non-primate female mammals.
National Institutes of Health

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2007
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Grafts of fetal tissue including the suprachiasmatic nucleus (SCN) of the hypothalamus restore locomotor rhythmicity to… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Previous studies from our laboratory established that large M(r) mucin glycoproteins are major apically disposed components of… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The ovaries of 18 post-partum beef suckler cows were examined daily, using ultrasound, from Day 5 post partum until a normal… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Bovine follicular oocytes surrounded by cumulus cells for more than one-third of their surface were matured, fertilized and… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The objective of this study was to examine changes in steroid concentrations in follicular fluid (FF) and in gonadotropin… 
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The binding of [6-alanine]gonadotropin-releasing hormone to pituitary plasma membranes increased threefold between metestrus and… 
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The implantation of Silastic capsules containing estradiol in oil or crystalline progesterone was used to analyze the… 
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Hamsters were maintained on a long photoperiod (14L:10D) and were injected once daily with melatonin (10-25 mug) or sesame oil… 
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Destruction of the suprachiasmatic nuclei in the golden hamster by bilateral radiofrequency lesions abolishes three well…