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Calcitonin Functions Both as a Hypocalcemic Hormone and Stimulator of Steroid Production and Oocyte Maturation in Ovarian Follicles of Common Carp, Cyprinus carpio

By Dilip Mukherjee, Sourav Kundu, Kousik Pramanick, Sudipta Paul and Buddhadev Mallick

Submitted: October 20th 2010Reviewed: June 29th 2011Published: October 26th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/17291

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Dilip Mukherjee, Sourav Kundu, Kousik Pramanick, Sudipta Paul and Buddhadev Mallick (October 26th 2011). Calcitonin Functions Both as a Hypocalcemic Hormone and Stimulator of Steroid Production and Oocyte Maturation in Ovarian Follicles of Common Carp, Cyprinus carpio, Update on Mechanisms of Hormone Action - Focus on Metabolism, Growth and Reproduction, Gianluca Aimaretti with Paolo Marzullo and Flavia Prodam, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/17291. Available from:

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