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Effect of exogenous testosterone on the growth rate of reindeer antlers



Effect of exogenous testosterone on the growth rate of reindeer antlers



Nauchno Tekhnicheskii Byulleten' , VASKhNIL, Sibirskoe Otdelenie, Nauchno Issledovatel' skii Institut Sel' skogo Khozyaistva Krainego Severa ( 4): 38-41



Two groups of castrated reindeer, aged 2 and 5 yr, were injected with 1.0 and 1.5 ml resp. of a testosterone preparation (Omandren-250); untreated castrates served as controls. Antler weight in the 2 treated groups averaged 29 and 288 g resp. less than that of controls.

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