Reproduction and Fertility is an open-access, peer-reviewed journal
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A mature female reproductive cell (egg cell), which contains half the genetic information needed to make a new human.

Articles using this Glossary Item

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Early menopausal women could have ovarian function restored 12 April 2021 News
Book Review: Freezing Fertility – Oocyte cryopreservation and the gender politics of ageing 8 March 2021 Review
Ethics of genetically reconstituting oocytes 1 March 2021 Comment
The impact of COVID-19 on oocytes 11 January 2021 Comment
Examining the Evidence: Can COVID-19 Affect Fertility? Can It Affect the Fetus? 21 December 2020 Comment
Human egg cells are often genetically abnormal 14 December 2020 News
Human gene triggers bigger brain in monkeys 30 November 2020 News
The revolution of vitrification in ART 24 August 2020 Comment
Breast cancer drug depletes ovarian reserve in mice 6 July 2020 News
COVID-19 and reproduction: ESHRE COVID-19 working group update 18 May 2020 Comment
Fertility preservation rates vary across transgender youth 20 April 2020 News
Fertility preservation - the inequity of the law 20 April 2020 Comment
Guidance for the care of fertility patients during the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic 23 March 2020 Comment
Keep calm and... stop? Fertility treatment in a pandemic 16 March 2020 Comment
Egg stem cells not found in the human ovary 9 March 2020 News
Metabolic compound may reverse fertility ageing in women 17 February 2020 News
'Rubber band' protein blamed for falling female fertility with age 25 November 2019 News
Teen cancer patients not told about fertility risks 27 October 2019 News
Move to legalise egg donation and surrogacy in Germany 19 August 2019 News
Benefits and challenges of using artificial intelligence in assisted reproductive technologies 22 July 2019 Comment
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Events using this Glossary Item

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Envisioning the Reproductive Medicine of Tomorrow
17 October 2009 Georgia World Congress Centre, 285 Andrew Young International Boulevard Northwest, Atlanta, Georgia 30313-1591, USA
The 65th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine...
Pacific Rim Society for Fertility and Sterility Conference
20 August 2009 Taipei International Convention Centre, 1 Hsin Yi Road, Section 5, Taipei 11049, Taiwan
The 7th Conference of the Pacific Rim Society for Fertility and Sterility...