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Working Hypothesis and Challenges

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Part of the Advances in Anatomy, Embryology and Cell Biology book series (ADVSANAT, volume 209)

Abstract

Follicle rupture and CL formation can be compared with the breakdown of a skyscraper and its subsequent reconstruction with new architecture. Thus, an ingenious machinery is at work to manage a controlled tissue damage and its recovery for the next ovarian cycle.

Keywords

Granulosa Cell Ovarian Cycle Luteal Cell Preovulatory Follicle Endothelial Precursor Cell 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of AnatomyUniversity of LeipzigLeipzigGermany

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