Complexity and Relative Specificity in a Mammalian Pheromone

[Auszug] To isolate and identify the active chemical components in the male tarsal scent, a bioassay was developed on the basis of the fact that males and females normally sniff and lick each other's tarsal organs. The tarsal scent was extracted with petroleum ether (30-60 C) from the hair tuft...

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Published in:Nature <London>, Vol. 223, No. 5205 (1969), p. 525-526
Main Author: M√úLLER-SCHWARZE, DIETLAND
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
Published: [s.l.] : Nature Publishing Group 1969
ISSN:1476-4687
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.1038/223525a0
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