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Function of the cumulus oophorus before and during mammalian fertilization.
Minireview: Functions of the cumulus oophorus during oocyte maturation, ovulation, and fertilization.
Fsh-induced expansion of the mouse cumulus oophorus in vitro is dependent upon a specific factor(s) secreted by the oocyte.
The sub-analysis authors suggest that the beneficial effect of the LH activity in MENOPUR seen in IVF patients could also be mediated by cumulus oophorus cells which are present during the IVF and not during the ICSI procedure.