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Structure of body of epididymis

Known as: Body of epididymis, Corpus epididymidis, Epididymis body 
The middle part of the epididymis, a crescent-like structure located in the upper and posterior surfaces of the testis, that extends downward from… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
In aging Brown Norway rats, there is a striking increase in the number of halo cells in the epididymis; this reflects an… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
During epididymal transit, mammalian spermatozoa acquire new surface proteins that are necessary for gamete interaction. We have… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The protein composition of epididymal fluid and sperm extracts of rats treated with the nitroimidazole compound ornidazole was… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The cDNA sequence of HE1, a novel human epididymal gene product isolated by differential screening, predicts an abundant, small… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Nitric oxide synthase (NOS), which catalyzes the production of nitric oxide (NO), was characterized within the reproductive tract… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Acidic epididymal fluid mainly accounts for sperm quiescence during storage in the epididymis. Carbonic anhydrase (CA) is an… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
  • S. Silber
  • Human reproduction
  • 1989
  • Corpus ID: 1641510
One-hundred-and-ninety patients with obstructive azoospermia caused by bilateral epididymal blockage have been followed for… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
In situ hybridization using beta-nerve growth factor (NGF) DNA probes was used to demonstrate NGF mRNA in spermatocytes and early… Expand
1986
1986
The concentration of transferrin in fluids collected by micropuncture techniques from the rete testis and zones 1A, 2, 5A, and 6B… Expand
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
An androgen-binding protein (ABP) was detected in 105,000 × g supernatants of rat testis homogenates after removal of endogenous… Expand