Ovum

Known as: Unfertilized Eggs, Egg, Egg, Unfertilized 
A mature haploid female germ cell extruded from the OVARY at OVULATION.

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1935-2018
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2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Schistosomiasis is a snail-borne parasitic disease endemic in several tropical and subtropical countries. However, in… (More)
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2001
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2001
Complementary sets of genes are epigenetically silenced in male and female gametes in a process termed genomic imprinting. The… (More)
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2000
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2000
Almost all aphid species (Homoptera, Insecta) have 60-80 huge cells called bacteriocytes, within which are round-shaped bacteria… (More)
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2000
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2000
Growing interest in spatial ecology is promoting new approaches to the study of seed dispersal, one of the key processes… (More)
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1998
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1998
Sperm competition (the competition among the sperm of different males for fertilization of the eggs of a female) has been… (More)
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1998
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1998
Monocyte chemoattractant protein 1 (MCP-1) is a CC chemokine that attracts monocytes, memory T lymphocytes, and natural killer… (More)
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1997
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1997
Fertilization of mammalian eggs is followed by successive cell divisions and progressive differentiation, first into the early… (More)
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1996
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1996
The sterility of male and female homozygous ob/ob mice is a recognized feature of the ob mutation1. Whereas ob/ob males can… (More)
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1984
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1984
It has been suggested that the failure of parthenogenetic mouse embryos to develop to term is primarily due to their aberrant… (More)
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1951
Highly Cited
1951
The preparation of a series of normal stages of the cliick embryo does not need justification at a time when chick embryos are… (More)
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