Mihaela Pavlicev

Mihaela Pavlicev

Mar 24, 2019

Group 6 Copy 529
-3
Please wait...

About This Project

Human females ovluate on a monthly cycle. Rabbits and many other mammals are physically induced ovulators. This means that rabbits ovulate due to a stimulus from mating. Last year we proposed that female orgasm in humans evolved from physically induced ovulation. We hypothesize that using drugs that inhibit orgasm in humans will reduce ovulation in rabbits compared to untreated females. The results of this study may have profound implications for the understanding of female sexuality.

Blast off!

Browse Other Projects on Experiment

Related Projects

How does the struggle between sexual selection and natural selection drive the coloration of a tropical gecko?

On animal coloration, sexual selection may promote conspicuousness while natural selection may favor crypsis...

Probiotics for plants? Fighting insects by boosting corn immune systems

Beneficial soil microorganisms can boost the plant immune system. We want to know if farming practices that...

S-glutathionylation reactions in mitochondrial function and disease

This project was an invited review that is currently under minor revision at Frontiers Cellular and Developmental...

Backer Badge Funded

A biology project funded by 34 people