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- Pikle, R. P., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- International aquatic research 2017 v.9 no.3 pp. 203-213
- Oreochromis mossambicus; fish; food deprivation; luteinizing hormone; pituitary gland; refeeding; seminiferous tubules; spermatids; spermatocytes; spermatogenesis; spermatogonia; spermatozoa
- ... In the present study, the tilapia Oreochromis mossambicus were exposed to food deprivation for a period of 6 or 12 days and changes in the luteinizing hormone (LH) immunoreactivity in the proximal pars distalis (PPD) of the pituitary gland and the testicular activity were examined. Intensely immunoreactive LH content was noticed in the PPD of the pituitary gland in the initial controls, controls o ...