The demands of lactation promote differential regulation of lipid stores in fasting elephant seals
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General and Comparative Endocrinology
Fasting animals must ration stored reserves appropriately for metabolic demands. Animals that experience fasting concomitant with other metabolically demanding activities are presented with conflicting demands of...
Keywords: Cortisol, Growth hormone, Insulin, Lipolysis, Marine mammal, Milk