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An insight into maternal recognition of pregnancy in mammalian species
Abstract Pregnancy loss especially at the early state of gestation is a major cause of infertility in both human and animal species. This has been attributed to the impaired interaction between theExpand
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Influence of hyaluronan on endometrial receptivity and embryo attachment in sheep.
An increasing number of reports suggests a role of hyaluronan (HA) in female reproduction and interest in its application in assisted reproduction is rising. However, there are contrasting data aboutExpand
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Environmental Pollution in the Winneba Municipality of the Central Region, Ghana
The investigation was conducted in ten (10) town sectors in the Winneba Metropolis of the Central Region, Ghana. Questionnaires, interviews and observations were used to solicit information from theExpand
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Institutions and the Resource Curse in Nigeria
The objective of this study is to look at the relationship that exists between institution and resource curse in Nigeria using secondary data from 1986 to 2012. The study used descriptive statisticsExpand
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Regulation and roles of the hyaluronan system in mammalian reproduction.
Hyaluronan (HA) is a non-sulphated glycosaminoglycan polymer naturally occurring in many tissues and fluids of mammals, including the reproductive system. Its biosynthesis by HA synthase (HAS1-3) andExpand
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Regulation of the hyaluronan system in ovine endometrium by ovarian steroids.
In this study, we investigated steroid regulation of the hyaluronan (HA) system in ovine endometrium including HA synthases (HAS), hyaluronidases, and HA receptor-CD44 using 30 adult Welsh MountainExpand
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Altering n-3 to n-6 polyunsaturated fatty acid ratios affects prostaglandin production by ovine uterine endometrium.
Consumption of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) is considered beneficial to health but effects on fertility remain uncertain. This study investigated the effect of n-3 PUFA supplementation onExpand
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Cytokines, growth factors and macromolecules as mediators of implantation in mammalian species
  • K. Raheem
  • Biology, Medicine
  • International journal of veterinary science and…
  • 19 December 2017
Abstract Implantation is one of the most critical steps in mammalian reproduction and implantation failure constitutes a major cause of infertility in both animals and humans. The mechanism ofExpand
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Hyaluronan and hyaluronidase, which is better for embryo development?
Our aim was to examine size-specific effects of Hyaluronan (HA) on preimplantation embryo development. We investigated the effects of Hyalovet (HA, 500-750 kDa; the size produced by HA synthase-3,Expand
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Isolation and characterization of endometrial luminal epithelial and stromal cells in vitro
In this study, we have described a simple method of isolating endometrial luminal epithelial (LE) and stromal (ST) cells using ovine uteri samples obtained from the abattoir. Endometrial lining wereExpand
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