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Ovulation

Known as: ovulates, Release of Egg, ovulating 
The release of a mature ovum/oocyte from an ovary. [GOC:bf, ISBN:0878932437]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Multiple ovulations are uncommon in humans, cattle and many breeds of sheep. Pituitary gonadotrophins and as yet unidentified… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Ovulation is a precisely timed process by which a mature oocyte is released from an ovarian follicle. This process is initiated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Prior to fertilization, oocytes undergo meiotic maturation (cell cycle progression) and ovulation (expulsion from the ovary). To… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Obese women with the polycystic ovary syndrome are relatively unresponsive to the induction of ovulation by clomiphene… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Cyclooxygenase (COX) is the rate-limiting enzyme in the synthesis of prostaglandins (PGs) and exists in two isoforms, COX-1 and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
This paper reports a new method for synchronizing the time of ovulation in cattle using GnRH and PGF(2alpha). In Experiments 1… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Obesity can affect ovulation and the chances of pregnancy. In this prospective study, a weight loss programme was assessed to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Focus is on some evidence of a possible relationship between the repeated involvement of the ovarian surface epithelium in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
Abstract A genetical mathematical model is described which allows for interactions between relatives on one another's fitness… Expand
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Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
Grounds for thinking that the model described in the previous paper can be used to support general biological principles of… Expand
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