Oogenesis

Known as: ovogenesis, Oogeneses, ovigenesis 
The complete process of formation and maturation of an ovum or female gamete from a primordial female germ cell. Examples of this process are found… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
In eukaryotes, diploid cells give rise to haploid cells via meiosis, a program of two cell divisions preceded by one round of DNA… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Estrogen plays an essential role in the growth and maturation of the mammalian oocyte, and recent studies suggest that it also… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Mammalian oogenesis requires oocyte-specific transcriptional regulators. The full complement of oocyte-specific transcription… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Wolbachia are bacteria that live in the cells of various invertebrate species to which they cause a wide range of effects on… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The Drosophila melanogaster gene chico encodes an insulin receptor substrate that functions in an insulin/insulin-like growth… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Embryonic patterning in Drosophila is regulated by maternal factors. Many such factors become localized as mRNAs within the… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Understanding how stem-cell proliferation is controlled to maintain adult tissues is of fundamental importance. Drosophila… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Cadherins are involved in a variety of morphogenetic movements during animal development. However, it has been difficult to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
In mutagenesis screens for recessive female sterile mutations on the second chromosome of Drosophila melanogaster 528 lines were… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Oogenesis in Drosophila involves specification of both germ cells and the surrounding somatic follicle cells, as well as the… (More)
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