Cortex of ovary

Known as: Cortex ovarii, Cortex ovarii (Zona parenchymatosa), Ovarian Cortex 
The outer layer of the ovary, composed of cellular connective tissue which contains the ovarian follicles.
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
It remains unclear whether neo-oogenesis occurs in postnatal ovaries of mammals, based on studies in mice. We thought to test… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Ten years ago, we reported that in adult human females the ovarian surface epithelium (OSE) is a source of germ cells. Recently… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Wnt4(-/-) XX gonads display features normally associated with testis differentiation, suggesting that WNT4 actively represses… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The lifesaving treatment endured by cancer patients leads, in many women, to early menopause and subsequent… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Recent reports indicate that functional mouse oocytes and sperm can be derived in vitro from somatic cell lines. We hypothesize… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND At the time of cryopreservation of ovarian tissue for fertility preservation a small biopsy of ovarian cortex is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Freezing ovarian cortex is a new option to preserve the fertility of young patients undergoing cancer treatment or in women… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Xenogeneic transplantation of ovarian cortex into an immunodeficient animal host may be an approach toward fertility preservation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
When the ovaries of 23-day-old juvenile rats are transplanted to an ectopic site, they recover within 1 week the ability to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE Our purpose was to assess the functional morphologic features of the ovarian cortex surrounding benign cysts. STUDY… (More)
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