© 1987

Regulation of Ovarian and Testicular Function

  • Virendra B. Mahesh
  • Dharam S. Dhindsa
  • Everett Anderson
  • Satya P. Kalra

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 219)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Neuroendocrine Regulation of Gonadotropin Secretion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. L. Martini, D. Dondi, P. Limonta, R. Maggi, M. Motta, F. Piva
      Pages 3-20
    3. T. Hokfelt, Y. Tsuruo, B. Meister, T. Melander, M. Schalling, B. Everitt
      Pages 21-45
    4. S. P. Kalra, P. S. Karla, A. Sahu, L. G. Allen, W. R. Crowley
      Pages 65-83
    5. A. Negro-Vilar, M. M. Valenca, M. D. Culler
      Pages 85-108
    6. R. V. Gallo, G. N. Babu, A. Bona-Gallo, E. Devorshak-Harvey, R. E. Leipheimer, J. Marco
      Pages 109-130
    7. V. B. Mahesh, L. L. Murphy, J. L. O’Conner
      Pages 131-152
    8. A. Bartke, K. S. Matt, R. W. Steger, R. N. Clayton, V. Chandrashekar, M. S. Smith
      Pages 153-175
  3. Regulation of Folliculogenesis and Ovulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 177-177
    2. Edward E. Wallach, Susan J. Atlas
      Pages 179-201
    3. Anne N. Hirshfield, Waldemar A. Schmidt
      Pages 211-236
    4. V. B. Mahesh, T. M. Mills, C. A. Bagnell, B. A. Conway
      Pages 237-257
    5. Everett Anderson, Martin Selig, Gloria Lee, Brian Little
      Pages 259-274
  4. Regulation of Corpus Luteum Function in Pregnancy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 325-325
    2. Fredrick Stormshak, Mary B. Zelinski-Wooten, Salah E. Abdelgadir
      Pages 327-360

About this book


Rapid advances have taken place in various aspects of reproductive biology during the last decade. These advances have centered around several organ systems that comprise the reproductive system and encompass molecular events and structure-function relationships. It becomes important to review these advances in knowledge, at periodic intervals, with respect to feedback systems and regulatory loops that control reproductive processes in vivo. Towards this end, a workshop entitled "Functional Correlates of Hormone Receptors in Reproduction" sponsored by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the Reproductive Biology Study Section of the Division of Research Grants, National Institutes of Health was held in October 1980. The proceedings of the workshop were published by Elsevier Biomedical/New York. This workshop was followed by two workshops sponsored by the Reproductive Biology Study Section of the Division of Research Grants, National Institutes of Health entitled "Role of Peptides and Proteins in Control of Reproduction" in February 1982 and published by Elsevier Biomedical and "Molecular and Cellular Aspects of Reproduction" in October 1985 and published by Plenum Press. It was, therefore, timely to review the current state of knowledge regarding the regulation of ovarian and testicular function by bringing together scientists working in separate and discrete aspects of reproduction to review the functional implications of their research on the regulation of function within the same tissue and also in relationship to feedback systems and regulatory loops with other tissues.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Virendra B. Mahesh
    • 1
  • Dharam S. Dhindsa
    • 2
  • Everett Anderson
    • 3
  • Satya P. Kalra
    • 4
  1. 1.Medical College Of GeorgiaAugustaUSA
  2. 2.National Institutes of HealthBethesdaUSA
  3. 3.Harvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA
  4. 4.University of Florida College of MedicineGainesvilleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Regulation of Ovarian and Testicular Function
  • Authors Virendra B. Mahesh
    Dharam S. Dhindsa
    Everett Anderson
    Satya P. Kalra
  • Series Title Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1987
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-306-42676-6
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4684-5397-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4684-5395-9
  • Series ISSN 0065-2598
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages , 774
  • Number of Illustrations 218 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Plant Physiology
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