The role of maternal thyroid hormones on the development of the brushtail possum, Trichosurus vulpecula

Thyroxine (T-4) is a vital hormone for the development of mammals. To determine the role of maternal thyroid hormones on organ development, methimazole, an inhibitor of T-4, was first administered via a minipump to 13 mothers with pouch young between days

Author R. T. Gemmell and W. Buaboocha
Year 1998
Secondary title Growth, Development, & Aging
Volume 62
Number 3
Pages 77-85