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Term:acrosome matrix dispersal
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Definition:The proteolytic digestion of components in the acrosomal matrix that occurs as part of the acrosome reaction. The process can occur either in the cumulus oophorous facilitating the penetration of it by the sperm, or at the zona pellucida allowing the sperm to reach the plasma membrane of the egg where the inner acrosomal membrane of the sperm can interact with the egg plasma membrane.


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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Acr acrosin IMP RGD PMID:28859281 RGD:13464336 NCBI chr 7:130,541,320...130,548,356
Ensembl chr 7:130,542,202...130,548,356
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  biological_process 20027
    reproductive process 1797
      acrosome matrix dispersal 1
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  biological_process 20027
    reproduction 1800
      reproductive process 1797
        multi-organism reproductive process 1248
          sexual reproduction 992
            fertilization 195
              single fertilization 150
                acrosome reaction 40
                  acrosome matrix dispersal 1
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