Chapter 11. Role of the Pineal Gland in the Photoperiodic Control of Reproductive and Non-Reproductive Functions in Mink (Mustela vison)

  1. David Evered Organizer and
  2. Sarah Clark
  1. Lise Martinet and
  2. Daniel Allain

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720981.ch11

Ciba Foundation Symposium 117 - Photoperiodism, Melatonin and the Pineal

Ciba Foundation Symposium 117 - Photoperiodism, Melatonin and the Pineal

How to Cite

Martinet, L. and Allain, D. (1985) Role of the Pineal Gland in the Photoperiodic Control of Reproductive and Non-Reproductive Functions in Mink (Mustela vison), in Ciba Foundation Symposium 117 - Photoperiodism, Melatonin and the Pineal (eds D. Evered and S. Clark), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720981.ch11

Author Information

  1. Dkpartement de Physiologie animale, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, 78350 Jouy-en-Josas, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780272798218

Online ISBN: 9780470720981

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Keywords:

  • pineal gland;
  • photoperiodic control;
  • reproductive reproductive;
  • non-reproductive functions;
  • mustela vison

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Role of the Pineal Gland in the Photoperiodic Control of Delayed Implantation and Spring Moult

  • Seasonal Cycles and their Photoperiodic Requirements

  • Role of the Pineal Gland in the Control of Seasonal Cycles

  • Conclusions

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References