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an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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In many groups of animals, oocytes develop in close association with a surrounding sheath of follicle cells as part of an integrated unit called a follicle (Raven, 1961).
1988) Spatial relationship of follicle cells in the control of the meiosis.
During stage I, the ovary contained mainly oogonium, and many follicle cells were distributed among germinal zones.
In some females, very thin follicle cells occasionally still surrounded the oocytes.
Preliminary studies show that injecting the scalp with the growth factors present in PRP signals follicle cells to "heal and grow," according to a Yonsei University college of Medicine in Seoul researcher.
However, the nemertean worms lack follicle cells and therefore the resulting signaling that takes place between follicles and oocytes in mammals.
As a result of examining more than 200 kinds of plant extracts to stimulate the proliferation of hair follicle cells, Zizyphus jujuba fruit extract was found to be highly effective.
For more than a decade, scientists have believed that ovarian follicle cells are derived from the epithelial cells on the surface of the ovary as it develops," said research leader Professor Ray Rodgers, from the University of Adelaide's Robinson Institute.
After reaching the egg in the fallopian tube, a sperm that has undergone capacitation must make its way through the layer of small follicle cells surrounding the egg.
The follicle cells start to enclose the oocyte during the initial meiosis process (Fig.
mice, hair follicle cells from a donor are multiplied and injected into the donor's scalp to create new hair.