The Primate Ovary

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ISBN: 978-1-4615-9515-1 (Print) 978-1-4615-9513-7 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Folliculogenesis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-23

      Follicle Maturation and Atresia: Morphological Correlates

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      Pages 25-33

      Regulation of Follicle Development by Gonadotropins and Growth Factors

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 35-47

      Recent Advances in Inhibin Research

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 49-60

      Follicle Regulatory Protein: An Intraovarian Regulator of Follicular Response to Gonadotropin Stimulation

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 61-73

      Granulosa Cell Differentiation in Primate Ovaries: The Marmoset Monkey (Callithrix Jacchus) as a Laboratory Model

  3. Ovulation and Superovulation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-75

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      Pages 77-90

      Factors Controlling Mammalian Oocyte Maturation

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      Pages 91-111

      Regulation of Ovulatory Processes

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 113-118

      Angiogenesis in the Ovary

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      Pages 119-137

      Oocyte Maturation and in Vitro Fertilization in the Rhesus Monkey

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 139-159

      Perspectives on Ovarian Stimulation and in Vitro Fertilization in Primate Models

  4. Corpus Luteum Function

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 161-161

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      Pages 163-174

      Luteotropic Actions of LH on the Macaque Corpus Luteum

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      Pages 175-189

      Luteolysins and Mechanisms of Luteolysis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 191-205

      The Role of Prostaglandins and Catecholamines for Human Corpus Luteum Function

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      Pages 207-220

      Regulation of the Primate Corpus Luteum During Early Pregnancy

  5. Corpus Luteum Function (Continued)

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 221-221

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      Pages 223-236

      The Production and Function of Ovarian Relaxin

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      Pages 237-248

      Receptor-Mediated Differences in the Actions of Ovine Luteinizing Hormone vs. Human Chorionic Gonadotropin

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 249-259

      The Primate Ovary: Critique and Perspectives

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 261-266

      Scientific, Legal and Ethical Issues in Reproductive Research

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 267-276