Reference numberRR/16/81
TitleReferee's report by Adam Sedgwick, on a paper 'The oestrous cycle and the formation of the corpus luteum in the sheep' by Francis Hugh Adam Marshall
DateMarch 1903
DescriptionSectional Committee: Zoology

Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. All the illustrations should be reproduced. The paper is of considerable general interest in more than one branch of zoology. It is the first complete account of the changes which occur in the ovary and uterus during the oestrous cycle of the sheep, and so far as he knows, of any animal, and as such marks a distinct step in the advancement of natural knowledge.

[Published in Philosophical Transactions B, 1904].

Endorsed on verso as received 4 March 1903.
Physical descriptionStandardised form (type A)
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstb.1904.0003 Vol.196 1904
Related records in the catalogueRR/16/80
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1750Marshall; Francis Hugh Adam (1878 - 1949)1878 - 1949
NA6841Sedgwick; Adam (1854 - 1913)1854 - 1913
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