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Seasonal changes in the protein profile and enzyme activity of the epididymal luminal fluid in the lizard, Eutropis carinata (Schneider, 1801)

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Affiliations: 1: Endocrinology and Reproductive Physiology Lab, Department of Zoology, University of Mysore, Manasagangotri, Mysuru-570006, Karnataka, India

*Corresponding author; e-mail: mahadevayya.bhagya@gmail.com
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