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Fish estrogen model

Description:

In the male fathead minnow (FHM, Pimephales promelas), a physiologically based computational model was developed.

Reference:
Ekman et al. Toxicol Sci. 2009 Jun;109(2):180-92. Epub 2009 Apr 8.

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In the male fathead minnow (FHM, Pimephales promelas), a physiologically based computational model was developed of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal (HPG) axis. Apical reproductive endpoints in the model include plasma steroid hormone and vitellogenin concentrations.