Chapter 2. Ultrastructural Changes in the Egg During Fertilization and the Initiation of Cleavage

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., MA., F.R.C.P., F.I. Biol. and
  2. Maeve O'Connor B.A.
  1. C. R. Austin

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719435.ch2

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Preimplantation Stages of Pregnancy

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Preimplantation Stages of Pregnancy

How to Cite

Austin, C. R. (1965) Ultrastructural Changes in the Egg During Fertilization and the Initiation of Cleavage, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Preimplantation Stages of Pregnancy (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470719435.ch2

Author Information

  1. Tulane University, Delta Regional Primate Research Centre, Covington, Louisiana

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1965

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722879

Online ISBN: 9780470719435

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Keywords:

  • blastocyst;
  • electron microscopy;
  • differentiated tissues;
  • electron microgrpah;
  • emryonic cells

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Mechanisms in the Union of Egg Spermatozoon

  • Structure and Function of Pronuclei

  • Form of Spindle Components and Origin of Centrioles

  • Summary

  • References

  • Discussion