"Zona Pellucida" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A tough transparent membrane surrounding the OVUM. It is penetrated by the sperm during FERTILIZATION.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Zona Pellucida" by people in Profiles.
Balbach M, Gervasi MG, Hidalgo DM, Visconti PE, Levin LR, Buck J. Metabolic changes in mouse sperm during capacitation?. Biol Reprod. 2020 10 05; 103(4):791-801.
Que EL, Duncan FE, Lee HC, Hornick JE, Vogt S, Fissore RA, O'Halloran TV, Woodruff TK. Bovine eggs release zinc in response to parthenogenetic and sperm-induced egg activation. Theriogenology. 2019 Mar 15; 127:41-48.
Wertheimer EV, Salicioni AM, Liu W, Trevino CL, Chavez J, Hern?ndez-Gonz?lez EO, Darszon A, Visconti PE. Chloride Is essential for capacitation and for the capacitation-associated increase in tyrosine phosphorylation. J Biol Chem. 2008 Dec 19; 283(51):35539-50.
Krapf D, O'Brien ED, Cabada MO, Visconti PE, Arranz SE. Egg water from the amphibian Bufo arenarum modulates the ability of homologous sperm to undergo the acrosome reaction in the presence of the vitelline envelope. Biol Reprod. 2009 Feb; 80(2):311-9.
Florman HM, Jungnickel MK, Sutton KA. Regulating the acrosome reaction. Int J Dev Biol. 2008; 52(5-6):503-10.
Jungnickel MK, Sutton KA, Florman HM. In the beginning: lessons from fertilization in mice and worms. Cell. 2003 Aug 22; 114(4):401-4.
Jelinkova L, Pavelkova J, Strehler E, Paulus W, Zivny J, Sterzik K. Improved implantation rate after chemical removal of the zona pellucida. Fertil Steril. 2003 Jun; 79(6):1299-303.
Sutton KA, Jungnickel MK, Florman HM. If music be the food of love... Nat Cell Biol. 2002 Jun; 4(6):E154-5.
L?pez-Gonz?lez I, De La Vega-Beltr?n JL, Santi CM, Florman HM, Felix R, Darszon A. Calmodulin antagonists inhibit T-type Ca(2+) currents in mouse spermatogenic cells and the zona pellucida-induced sperm acrosome reaction. Dev Biol. 2001 Aug 01; 236(1):210-9.
Fukami K, Nakao K, Inoue T, Kataoka Y, Kurokawa M, Fissore RA, Nakamura K, Katsuki M, Mikoshiba K, Yoshida N, Takenawa T. Requirement of phospholipase Cdelta4 for the zona pellucida-induced acrosome reaction. Science. 2001 May 04; 292(5518):920-3.