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Term:
ovulation from ovarian follicle (GO:0001542)
Annotations: Rat: (16) Mouse: (13) Human: (9) Chinchilla: (8) Bonobo: (9) Dog: (9) Squirrel: (9)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
ovulation +     
antral ovarian follicle growth +   
apoptotic process involved in luteolysis  
cumulus cell differentiation +  
female gonad morphogenesis  
follicle-stimulating hormone signaling pathway  
follicular fluid formation in ovarian follicle antrum +  
generation of ovulation cycle rhythm  
initiation of primordial ovarian follicle growth  
luteinization +   
luteolysis +   
negative regulation of female gonad development +   
negative regulation of ovulation  
negative regulation of progesterone biosynthesis involved in luteolysis 
ovarian cumulus expansion  
ovarian follicle atresia  
ovarian follicle development +   
ovarian follicle endowment 
ovarian follicle rupture  
ovulation from ovarian follicle +   
The process leading to the rupture of the follicle, releasing the centrally located oocyte into the oviduct. An example of this is found in Mus musculus.
positive regulation of female gonad development +   
positive regulation of ovulation  
preantral ovarian follicle growth  
primary ovarian follicle growth +   
progesterone secretion +   
regulation of female gonad development +   
regulation of ovulation +   
uterine wall breakdown  
uterine wall growth 

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Definition Sources: GOC:mtg_sensu, http://ovary.stanford.edu

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