cortical granule exocytosis

Known as: cortical granule release 
The process of secretion by a cell that results in the release of intracellular molecules contained within a cortical granule by fusion of the… (More)
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2007
2007
In many organisms, cortical granules undergo exocytosis following fertilization, releasing cargo proteins that modify the… (More)
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2005
2005
Mammalian sperm-egg fusion results in cortical granule exocytosis (CGE) and resumption of meiosis. Studies of various exocytotic… (More)
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1999
1999
The zebrafish egg provides a useful experimental system to study events of fertilization, including exocytosis. We show by… (More)
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1998
1998
Egg activation at fertilization in the sea urchin results in the exocytosis of approximately 15,000 cortical granules that are… (More)
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1998
1998
Synaptosome-associated protein of 25 kDa (SNAP-25) has been shown to play an important role in Ca2+-dependent exocytosis in… (More)
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1997
1997
Cortical granule exocytosis is important for the block to polyspermy at fertilization in the eggs of most vertebrates and many… (More)
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1997
1997
Earlier work has demonstrated that hamster eggs that do not release a second polar body after fertilization in vitro lack a block… (More)
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1996
1996
Sperm-egg fusion induces an intracellular free calcium concentration ([Ca2+]i) increase and exocytosis of cortical granules (CGs… (More)
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1996
1996
Rabphilin-3A is a putative target protein for Rab3A, a member of the small GTP-binding protein superfamily that has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The role of calcium in cortical granule exocytosis and activation of the cell cycle at fertilization was examined in the mouse… (More)
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