sperm entry

An endocytosis process that results in penetration of the egg shell through the micropyle (a specialized anterior opening in the vitelline envelope… (More)

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2011
2011
Fertilization-induced cytoplasmic flows are a conserved feature of eggs in many species. However, until now the importance of… (More)
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2006
2006
Knowledge about the mechanism that establishes embryonic polarity is fundamental in understanding mammalian development. In re… (More)
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2005
2005
In Mytilidae, mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) in the offspring is inherited from male and female parents. Sperm mitochondria are only… (More)
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2003
2003
Female sperm storage is an essential component of reproduction in many animals. In insects, female sperm storage affects… (More)
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2002
2002
During oocyte maturation, eggs acquire the ability to generate specialized Ca(2+) signals in response to sperm entry. Such Ca(2… (More)
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2002
2002
Fertilization in flowering plants involves the fusion of one sperm with the egg cell and a second sperm with the central cell. In… (More)
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2000
2000
Fucoid zygotes establish a rhizoid-thallus growth axis in response to environmental signals; however, these extrinsic cues are… (More)
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1997
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1997
In the mouse embryo, transcriptional activation begins during S/G2 phase of the first cell cycle when paternal and maternal… (More)
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1989
1989
We have investigated the point of sperm entry in denuded eggs of the ascidian Phallusia mammillata. In contrast to what is… (More)
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1965
1965
Sea urchin gametes predominate in molecular studies of fertilization, yet relatively little is known of the subcellular aspects… (More)
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