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Related to tetraiodothyronine: thyroxine
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Noun1.tetraiodothyronine - hormone produced by the thyroid glands to regulate metabolism by controlling the rate of oxidation in cells; "thyroxine is 65% iodine"
thyroid hormone - any of several closely related compounds that are produced by the thyroid gland and are active metabolically
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The BW, Tc, and serum biological parameters (glucose [GLU], triglycerides [TRI], triiodothyronine [T3], tetraiodothyronine [T4], follicle-stimulating hormone [FSH], luteinizing hormone [LH], and estradiol [E2]) of the birds reared under the natural cold environment were monitored.
Serum Triiodothyronine (T 3 ) and Tetraiodothyronine (T4) were determined using Competitive ELISA methods 17,18 and TSH was analyzed by Sandwich ELISA method 19.
The blood samples were collected, followed by their analysis for triiodothyronine (T), tetraiodothyronine (T) and thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH).