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Mesocricetus auratus

Known as: Syrian golden hamster, Syrian Hamsters, Golden, Syrian Hamsters 
All Syrian hamsters in captivity are derived from a mother and eight pups that were captured in the wild in Aleppo, Syria by Dr. Israel Aharoni in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2020
Highly Cited
2020
Abstract Background A physiological small animal model that resembles COVID-19 with low mortality is lacking. Methods Molecular… Expand
Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Significance There is evidence that the 2007−2010 drought contributed to the conflict in Syria. It was the worst drought in the… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Abstract The principal paleogeographic characteristics of North and Central Africa during the Paleozoic were the permanency of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The prion diseases seem to be caused by a conformational change of the prion protein (PrP) from the benign cellular form PrPC to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Studies in several species of rodents show that arginine vasopressin (AVP) acting through a V1A receptor facilitates offensive… Expand
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Abstract: This review summarizes the evidence showing that the duration of the nocturnal secretory profile of pineal melatonin… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
311 chemicals were tested under code, for mutagenicity, in Salmonella typhimurium; 35 of the chemicals were tested more than once… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
A mutation has been found that dramatically shortens the period of the circadian locomotor rhythm of golden hamsters. The pattern… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Eight-cell embryos were recovered from mated golden hamsters that had been superovulated with pregnant mare's serum gonadotropin… Expand
Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
  • R. Yanagimachi
  • Journal of reproduction and fertility
  • 1970
  • Corpus ID: 37112242
Epididymal spermatozoa of the golden hamster can be capacitated in vitro in the presence of oviduct fluid from the oestrous… Expand