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Ovarian Follicle

Known as: Ovarian Follicles, Follicle of ovary viewed macroscopically, Follicle, Ovarian 
An OOCYTE-containing structure in the cortex of the OVARY. The oocyte is enclosed by a layer of GRANULOSA CELLS providing a nourishing… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a major public health problem associated with long-term exposure to… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Foxo transcription factors have been implicated in diverse biological processes, including metabolism, cellular stress responses… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) is a member of the glycoprotein hormone family that includes luteinizing hormone (LH), thyroid… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We have cloned a novel member of the nuclear receptor superfamily. The cDNA of clone 29 was isolated from a rat prostate cDNA… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
GROWTH factors synthesized by ovarian somatic cells directly affect oocyte growth and function1–6, but it is unclear whether… Expand
Review
1994
Review
1994
GREATER THAN 99% of ovarian follicles undergo a degenerative process called atresia during reproductive life. Extending earlier… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Mutations in the estrogen-receptor gene have been thought to be lethal. A 28-year-old man whose estrogen… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Menopause is triggered by the number of ovarian follicles falling below a threshold number and is irreversible because oogonial… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The production of a mouse monoclonal antibody, Ki‐67, is described. The Ki‐67 antibody recognized a nuclear antigen present in… Expand