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oocyte differentiation

Known as: oocyte cell differentiation 
The process in which a relatively unspecialized immature germ cell acquires the specialized features of a mature female gamete. [GOC:go_curators, GOC… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Mouse oocytes receive sister cell factors Mammalian mature oocytes, the largest cells in the body, are capable of programming and… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Differentiation of the Drosophila oocyte takes place in a cyst of 16 interconnected germ cells and is dependent on a network of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Roscovitine, a potent inhibitor of M‐phase Promoting Factor (MPF) kinase activity, was used to maintain cattle oocytes at the… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
During animal development cellular differentiation is often preceded by an asymmetric cell division whose polarity is determined… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Genetic experiments suggest that polarization of the oocyte is linked directly to the initial cell fate determination that… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
In the Drosophila ovary, membrane skeletal proteins such as the adducin-like Hts protein(s), spectrin, and ankyrin are found in… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
GLD-1, a putative RNA binding protein, is essential for oocyte development in Caenorhabditis elegans. A gld-1 null mutation… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Drosophila oocytes develop within cysts containing 16 cells that are interconnected by cytoplasmic bridges. Although the cysts… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
  • E. Anderson
  • The Journal of cell biology
  • 1968
  • Corpus ID: 5563224
This paper presents morphological evidence on the origin of cortical granules in the oocytes of Arbacia punctulata and other… Expand
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Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
  • E. Anderson
  • The Journal of cell biology
  • 1964
  • Corpus ID: 2115441
The ovary of the roach Periplaneta americana has been studied by techniques of light and electron microscopy. Each ovariole… Expand
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