2013

Oogenesis

Editors:

ISBN: 978-0-85729-825-6 (Print) 978-0-85729-826-3 (Online)

Table of contents (23 chapters)

previous Page of 2
  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Imaging

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-16

      Imaging Strategies for Studying Mammalian Oogenesis

  3. Folliculogenesis and Oogenesis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 19-37

      Origin, Migration, and Proliferation of Human Primordial Germ Cells

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 39-47

      Damage Control in the Female Germline: Protecting Primordial Follicles

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 49-62

      Regulation of Quiescence and Activation of Oocyte Growth in Primordial Follicles

    5. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 63-73

      The Structural Basis for Coordinating Oogenesis and Folliculogenesis

    6. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 75-92

      How the Oocyte Influences Follicular Cell Function and Why

    7. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 93-108

      Changes of Large-Scale Chromatin Configuration During Mammalian Oocyte Differentiation

    8. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 109-126

      The Quest for Oogenesis (Folliculogenesis) In Vitro

  4. The (Epi)Genetic Making of the Oocyte

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 127-127

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 129-139

      Regulation of Oogenesis by Oocyte-Specific Gene Networks

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 141-150

      An Epigenomic Biography of the Mammalian Oocyte

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 151-167

      Epigenetic Regulation of Oocyte Function and Developmental Potential

  5. Oocyte Meiosis and Cytoplasmic Dynamics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 169-169

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 171-182

      Signaling for Meiotic Resumption in Granulosa Cells, Cumulus Cells, and Oocyte

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 183-193

      Start and Stop Signals of Oocyte Meiotic Maturation

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 195-207

      Cytoskeletal Correlates of Oocyte Meiotic Divisions

    5. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 209-217

      Organelle Rearrangement in the Maturing Oocyte

    6. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 219-227

      Origins of Oocyte Aneuploidy

  6. Oocyte Developmental Potential

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 229-229

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 231-252

      Cumulus Cell Gene Expression as a Marker of Oocyte Quality

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 253-264

      Oocyte Polarity and Its Developmental Significance

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 265-287

      The Role of the Plasma Membrane and Pericortical Cytoplasm in Early Mammalian Development

    5. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 289-306

      The Choreography of Fertilization

previous Page of 2