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fertilization envelope

A structure that lies outside the plasma membrane and surrounds the egg. The fertilization envelope forms from the vitelline membrane after… Expand
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1995
1995
  • G. Wessel
  • Developmental biology
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 39482526
Cortical granules of eggs contain a population of heterogeneous proteins that are sequestered selectively within the cortical… Expand
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1993
1993
The stimulation of meiotic maturation of starfish oocytes by the hormone 1-methyladenine is mimicked by injection of 8)' subunits… Expand
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1989
1989
Fertilization of the sea urchin egg leads to the assembly of an extracellular matrix, the fertilization envelope. Ovoperoxidase… Expand
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1989
1989
  • S. Kudo, M. Inoue
  • The Journal of experimental zoology
  • 1989
  • Corpus ID: 11229751
The vitelline envelope (VE) and fertilization envelope (FE) in eggs of the fish Cyprinus carpio and Plecoglossus altivelis were… Expand
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1987
1987
Ovoperoxidase, the enzyme implicated in hardening the extracellular coat of the fertilized sea urchin egg, is inserted into the… Expand
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
Sea urchin egg activation at fertilization is progressive, beginning at the point of sperm entry and moving across the egg with a… Expand
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1986
1986
Fertilization of the Xenopus laevis egg causes the conversion of the vitelline envelope to the fertilization envelope, a change… Expand
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
Micro-injection of submicromolar concentrations of inositol 1,3,4,5-tetrakisphosphate caused a raising of the fertilization… Expand
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
Within minutes after its elevation from the egg surface, the sea urchin fertilization envelope (FE) becomes "hardened" by a… Expand
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1974
Highly Cited
1974
Abstract This paper reports the morphological events that occur when the vitelline envelope (VE) of an unfertilized egg of… Expand
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