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Fertilized ovum

The cell resulting from the union of an ovum and a spermatozoon (including the organism that develops from that cell).


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Why must we avert the genome of Eden?

... was encoded, just like the process of ontogenesis is determined in a fertilized ovum. To back up this radical conclusion, let's see some of the evidence which I've found compelling. ...

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by Hunor
Mon Sep 23, 2013 12:08 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?
Replies: 6
Views: 7535

Human Reproduction

I read a line in my text stating "after 14 days of ovulation , if ovum is not fertilized , the lining of uterus degenerates and menstruation begins." Why does the endometrium ...

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by madromanoff
Thu Jan 17, 2013 4:26 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Reproduction
Replies: 1
Views: 1485

Cat Ovary Maturing Follicle Microscope Picture

... and I also have a few questions to ask. First, I can identify the ovum itself, the cytoplasm of the ovum, and the Zona Pellucida in the picture. ... called? That could be a label. Another question. When that egg is fertilized by the sperm that come, what determines which sperm is able to ...

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by TerrorByte
Thu Oct 25, 2007 10:40 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cat Ovary Maturing Follicle Microscope Picture
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Views: 6360

XYY possible?

if 2 sperm fertilized one ovum you'd have a triploid fetus... with a sex chromosome complement that would could be XXY or XYY. No, because ...

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by LilKim
Wed Aug 23, 2006 6:47 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: XYY possible?
Replies: 17
Views: 9027

XYY possible?

if 2 sperm fertilized one ovum you'd have a triploid fetus... with a sex chromosome complement that would could be XXY or XYY. No, because ...

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by weesper
Wed Aug 23, 2006 6:18 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: XYY possible?
Replies: 17
Views: 9027
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