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an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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During ovarian development, follicle cells were stained with positive PR at each ovarian stage.
This localized signal from the oocyte to the follicle cells normally leads to dorsal follicle cell delimitation and orientation of the future dorsoventral axis of the embryo.
Similarly, to analyze the potential contributions of follicle cell versus cell cycle effects, comparative analyses could be pursued, especially in sister taxa such as molluscs, where follicle cells can be present or absent, and oocytes do not universally arrest at metaphase 1 before fertilization.
Histological analysis of Leptobotia elongata Bleeker ovaries revealed five stages in oocyte development (oogonia, previtellogenic oocytes, vitelline vacuolated oocytes, vitellogenic oocytes and mature oocytes) based on nucleoli, follicle cells and vitellogenesis.
In the present study, lipid granules gradually increased, whereas glycogen contents decreased in the follicle cell with gametogenesis.
Activation of a follicle cell surface phospholipase by a tyrosine kinase dependent pathway is an essential event in ascidian fertilization, Mol.
In some areas where the follicle cell processes have retracted, the egg jelly diffuses into the surrounding medium [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURES 15, 17 OMITTED].
Thus, follicle cells can stimulate or inhibit maturation, and such regulatory signals may be transported through the junctions at the follicle cell-oocyte interface.
During growth, the follicle cells divide to create the hair shaft.
The developing egg is bounded by follicle cells, with polar cells at each end of the egg.
In addition, a number of healthy tissues (such as blood cells, follicle cells of hair and many of cells in digestive system) have quick growth and proliferation in comparison with other tissues.