Thyroid hormone and dimorphic growth in perch Perca fluviatilis : study of the modes of action and mechanisms of regulation of triiodothyronin activity by sex steroids

Project: Research

Project Details


Like many other economically important coolwater species, the perch Perca fluviatilis exhibits a sexual dimorphism affecting its growth : females grow faster than males and reach a larger adult size.
Effective start/end date1/10/9730/04/99


  • E2/T ratio
  • triiodothyronin
  • sex steroids
  • dimorphic growth
  • thyroid hormones
  • Perca fluviatilis