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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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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Reproductive failure in inseminated cattle results from poor fertilization and embryo survival. Recent studies utilizing dairy… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The neurohypophysial peptide oxytocin (OT) and OT-like hormones facilitate reproduction in all vertebrates at several levels. The… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
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  • Journal of dairy science
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 20852759
The dairy industry in the United States has changed dramatically in the last decade. Milk production per cow has increased… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The development of the human immunodeficiency virus-1 (HIV-1)/simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) chimeric virus macaque model… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
I. Introduction II. Mechanisms of Estrogen Action A. “Genomic” and “nongenomic” mechanisms B. Steroid hormone actions on gene… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Two synchronization protocols were tested for lactating dairy cows and heifers. Nulliparous dairy heifers (13 to 23 mo; n = 155… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The sterility of male and female homozygous ob/ob mice is a recognized feature of the ob mutation1. Whereas ob/ob males can… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Gonadal steroids are known to influence hippocampal physiology in adulthood. It is presently unknown whether gonadal steroids… Expand
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Review
1989
Review
1989
Genetic improvement of dairy cows has markedly increased milk yield over the last three decades. Increased production has been… Expand
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
The role of vision in neuroendocrine regulation is well-known1, 2, but few data are available on specific visual pathways… Expand
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