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Ovary

Known as: Ovarium, female gonad, ovarian structure 
The reproductive organ (GONADS) in female animals. In vertebrates, the ovary contains two functional parts: the OVARIAN FOLLICLE for the production… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
In Drosophila gonads, Piwi proteins and associated piRNAs collaborate with additional factors to form a small RNA-based immune… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
To report the autoantigens of a new category of treatment‐responsive paraneoplastic encephalitis. 
Review
2002
Review
2002
The production of functional female gametes is essential for the propagation of all vertebrate species. The growth of oocytes… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Estrogens influence the differentiation and maintenance of reproductive tissues and affect lipid metabolism and bone remodeling… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The rat estrogen receptor (ER) exists as two subtypes, ERα and ERβ, which differ in the C-terminal ligand binding domain and in… Expand
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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
Review
1994
Review
1994
The maturation of ovarian follicles involves several sequential stages: initiation, growth, selection, ovulation, and… Expand
Review
1991
Review
1991
  • A. Hirshfield
  • International review of cytology
  • 1991
  • Corpus ID: 9049069
Publisher Summary This chapter discusses the development of follicles in the mammalian ovary. The unresolved issues in follicular… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Activin, a member of the transforming growth factor beta protein family, was originally isolated from gonadal fluids and… Expand
Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
The need to develop a common terminology to describe the components of the ovary has been felt for some time (Gatz, 1955… Expand
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