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- Thorson, Jennifer F.; Desaulniers, Amy T.; Lee, Chanho; White, Brett R.; Ford, J. Joe; Lents, Clay A.
- Animal reproduction science 2015 v.159 pp. 60
- Meishan; boars; hormone secretion; luteinizing hormone; physiological state; somatotropin
- ... RFamide-related peptide 3 (RFRP3) has been implicated in regulating reproduction and growth. This regulation appears to be dependent upon sex, species, physiological status, and developmental stage. The objective of the present study was to evaluate the effects of RFRP3 on circulating concentrations of luteinizing hormone (LH) and growth hormone (GH) in mature boars. The hypothesis was RFRP3 would ...