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Fiziologichnyi Zhurnal

is a scientific journal issued by the

Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology
National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

Editor-in-chief: V.F. Sagach

The journal was founded in 1955 as
1955 – 1977 "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 0015 – 3311)
1978 – 1993 "Fiziologicheskii zhurnal" (ISSN 0201 – 8489)
1994 – 2016 "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 0201 – 8489)
2017 – "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 2522-9028)

Fiziol. Zh. 2010; 56(5): 49-52

Testosterone and thyroid hormones in blood plasma of rats with submissive and aggressive type of behavior

Popova LD, Vasyl'ieva IM

    Kharkiv National Medical University, Ukraine


The levels of testosterone and thyroid hormones have been investigated in male rats with aggressive and submissive be­haviors. An increase of testosterone in aggressive rats and the decrease of that in submissive ones were found when compared with the steady males. No change in the thyroxin level was detected. The level of T3 was not changed in males with ag­gressive behavior, but it was decreased in submissive rats.

Keywords: testosteron, thyroxin, triodothyronine, aggres-sive behavior, submissive behavior.


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