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- Beck, Benjamin H.
- Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 2012 v.162 no.Part A pp. 265
- Morone chrysops; Morone saxatilis; bass; genes; gonadosomatic index; juveniles; long term effects; models; neuropeptides; oocytes; puberty; spermatozoa; testes
- ... The present study assesses the effects of chronic administration of peptides to fish, termed kisspeptins, which are the products of the KISS1 and KISS2 genes, and have been shown to control the development of puberty in animals. Using ecologically and commercially important species (white bass, Morone chrysops, striped bass, Morone saxatilis, and their hybrid) as comparative models, we determined ...