Making eggs: is it now or later?

Nat Med. 2008 Nov;14(11):1190-1. doi: 10.1038/nm1108-1190.


Although it has been thought that female mammals develop all the eggs they will ever have by the time they are born, new research suggesting otherwise has now sparked a debate.

Publication types

  • News

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Cell Differentiation*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Ovary / cytology
  • Ovum / cytology*