C A Finn

Summary

Affiliation: University of Liverpool
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relaxin and decidualization in mice: a reappraisal
    C A Finn
    Department of Veterinary Preclinical Sciences, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Biol Reprod 55:1415-8. 1996
  2. ncbi request reprint Why do women menstruate? Historical and evolutionary review
    C A Finn
    Department of Veterinary Preclinical Sciences, University of Liverpool Veterinary Field Station, Leahurst, Cheshire, UK
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 70:3-8. 1996
  3. ncbi request reprint Menstruation: a nonadaptive consequence of uterine evolution
    C A Finn
    Department of Veterinary Preclinical Sciences, University of Liverpool, Neston, South Wirral, United Kingdom
    Q Rev Biol 73:163-73. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Reproductive ageing and the menopause
    C A Finn
    Department of Veterinary Preclinical Sciences, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Int J Dev Biol 45:613-7. 2001

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Relaxin and decidualization in mice: a reappraisal
    C A Finn
    Department of Veterinary Preclinical Sciences, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Biol Reprod 55:1415-8. 1996
    ..c. or intraluminal relaxin. This study fails to provide any support for a role for relaxin as a deciduogenic stimulus...
  2. ncbi request reprint Why do women menstruate? Historical and evolutionary review
    C A Finn
    Department of Veterinary Preclinical Sciences, University of Liverpool Veterinary Field Station, Leahurst, Cheshire, UK
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 70:3-8. 1996
    ..A similar reaction occurs in women during the luteal phase in anticipation of a very invasive blastocyst. When there is no fertilisation the progesterone drops and the differentiated stromal tissue is shed with bleeding; menstruation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Menstruation: a nonadaptive consequence of uterine evolution
    C A Finn
    Department of Veterinary Preclinical Sciences, University of Liverpool, Neston, South Wirral, United Kingdom
    Q Rev Biol 73:163-73. 1998
    ..Menstruation is a necessary consequence of these evolutionary changes, and needed no adaptive value in order to evolve...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reproductive ageing and the menopause
    C A Finn
    Department of Veterinary Preclinical Sciences, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Int J Dev Biol 45:613-7. 2001
    ..In view of this dual origin it is unlikely to have evolved in response to an adaptive need to have grandmothers to help rear the young, as has been suggested!..