Dictionary » F » Follicles

Follicles

Follicles of thyroid gland

folliculi glandulae thyroideae


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Re:

... period for reproduction How does an organism determine when to stop reproducing based on their chances of mating? Females have a set number of follicles they are born with. Though, I do see how that hypothesis makes sense if by chance alone the mutation was increased. (admittedly I didn't read ...

See entire post
by badgertoes
Sat Dec 28, 2013 9:01 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Gender divison in two opposites is greatest mistake of manki
Replies: 24
Views: 16586

Re: recessive traits

... one with red hair and the other with blonde hair? Let's look at this in a much more detailed way. Say, the dominant allele for block hair follicles is B. Since you said that the first person is a heterozygote, the genotype can be written as Bb. Now, even if the other partner is heterozygotic ...

See entire post
by sapien
Thu Jun 28, 2012 5:38 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: recessive traits
Replies: 8
Views: 4401

Menstural cycle

... matures and oestrogen levels rise FSH and LH are stimulated. My questions are 1) If low levels of oestrogen inhibit FSH (and LH) how can the follicles mature (they are matured by FSH) 2) Why do we say oestrogen inhibits FSH and stimulates LH if it inhibits and stimulates BOTH pituitary hormones? ...

See entire post
by jsmith613
Tue Feb 07, 2012 8:52 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Menstural cycle
Replies: 0
Views: 718

Immune System

... like B-cells. - B-cells can differentiate into plasma cells (produce antibodies), memory cells (form germinal centres in the secondary lymphoid follicles) or B1 cells (similar role to plasma cells). Each has a single unique surface receptor. - CD4 and CD8 are surface glycoproteins, so not really ...

See entire post
by Babybel56
Tue May 10, 2011 7:05 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Immune System
Replies: 4
Views: 5703

1 day period

It could have just been an month where none of the developing follicles actually ovulated.

See entire post
by Darby
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:53 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: 1 day period
Replies: 18
Views: 10141
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 2,759 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link