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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
2007
Highly Cited
2007
To report the autoantigens of a new category of treatment‐responsive paraneoplastic encephalitis. 
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
A basic doctrine of reproductive biology is that most mammalian females lose the capacity for germ-cell renewal during fetal life… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
The production of functional female gametes is essential for the propagation of all vertebrate species. The growth of oocytes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Stromal cells are thought to generate specific regulatory microenviroments or "niches" that control stem cell behavior… Expand
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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
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Review
1994
Review
1994
The maturation of ovarian follicles involves several sequential stages: initiation, growth, selection, ovulation, and… Expand
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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
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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
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