mammogenesis


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mammogenesis

The development of breast tissue; breast development. Mammogenesis is waning in the working medical parlance.

mammogenesis

development of the mammary gland.
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These results suggested that BPL stimulates mammogenesis (Fig.
Effect of pre-pubertal nutrition on mammary growth : Negative effects of high feeding level in the pre-pubertal period on mammogenesis, especially a reduced amount of parenchyma tissue and a lowered future MY have been observed in several studies in both dairy and beef heifers (Harrison et al.
Chilliard (1992) reasoned that short-term effects led to better mammogenesis and lactogenesis during the time around parturition, or better digestive adaptation, and that long-term effects led to a better availability of body reserves at calving.
1991), acts as a mediator of mammogenesis and regulates the yield and components of milk in mammary epithelial cells (Breier and Sauerwein, 1995; Plath-Gabler et al.
Cellular localisation of GH receptor in the bovine mammary gland during mammogenesis, lactation and involution.