Oocytes

Known as: Ovocyte, oocyte (cell), Oocyte 
Female germ cells derived from OOGONIA and termed OOCYTES when they enter MEIOSIS. The primary oocytes begin meiosis but are arrested at the… (More)

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2008
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2008
RNA interference (RNAi) is a mechanism by which double-stranded RNAs (dsRNAs) suppress specific transcripts in a sequence… (More)
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2008
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2008
Pseudogenes populate the mammalian genome as remnants of artefactual incorporation of coding messenger RNAs into transposon… (More)
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2006
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2006
Differentiated cells can be reprogrammed to an embryonic-like state by transfer of nuclear contents into oocytes or by fusion… (More)
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2005
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2005
Two experiments were performed to develop a method to cryopreserve MII human oocytes. In the first experiment, three… (More)
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2003
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2003
Continuation of mammalian species requires the formation and development of the sexually dimorphic germ cells. Cultured embryonic… (More)
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1998
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1998
Until recently, fertilization was the only way to produce viable mammalian offspring, a process implicitly involving male and… (More)
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1998
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1998
Xenopus oocytes convert a continuously variable stimulus, the concentration of the maturation-inducing hormone progesterone, into… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) is a promising assisted-fertilisation technique that may benefit women who have not… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Water rapidly crosses the plasma membrane of red blood cells (RBCs) and renal tubules through specialized channels. Although… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
Receptors for N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) are involved in many plastic and pathological processes in the brain. Glycine has been… (More)
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