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Histological structure of the ovary in adult Zebra fish

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dc.contributor.author Petrovici, Adriana
dc.contributor.author Popovici, Ivona
dc.contributor.author Solcan, Carmen
dc.date.accessioned 2021-05-12T11:16:22Z
dc.date.available 2021-05-12T11:16:22Z
dc.date.issued 2017
dc.identifier.citation Petrovici, Adriana, Ivona Popovici, Carmen Solcan. 2017. "Histological structure of the ovary in adult Zebra fish". Lucrări Științifice USAMV - Iași Seria Medicină Veterinară 60 (4): 499-504. en_US
dc.identifier.uri https://repository.uaiasi.ro/xmlui/handle/20.500.12811/1242
dc.description.abstract The reproductive system in Zebra fish is intensely analyzed in research, especially in toxicological studies. Therefore, thorough knowledge about normal histology is vital. In our study we have examined 30 adult Zebra fish females with the aim of description the normal morphology and oocytes stages of development. For the gonads examination, histological samples were realized by cutting the fish in cross section or longitudinal section. Samples were fixed in Bouin, embedded in paraffin, sectioned at 5μm, H&E stained and examined at light microscope Olympus CX41. Oocytes in different stages of development were differentiated, measuredand main structures were noted. Primary oocytes were mainly disposed in clusters, had small diameter, intense basophil cytoplasm, big nucleus and multiple nucleoli, whilst the cortical alveoli oocytes had larger diameter, germinative vesicle highly irregular, with pleiomorphic and multiple nucleoli and mainly the formation of cortical alveoli with different forms and sizes. In the vitellogenic stage, the oocytes accumulate vitellogenin, a yolk-precursor protein, by endocytosis in membrane limited yolk bodies. The maturation stage of oocytes includes the fusion of the yolk bodies, the nucleus migration toward the oocyte periphery and nuclear envelope breaks down. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher ”Ion Ionescu de la Brad” University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Iasi en_US
dc.rights Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)
dc.rights.uri https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dc.subject Zebra fish en_US
dc.subject Danio rerio en_US
dc.subject ovary en_US
dc.subject histology en_US
dc.title Histological structure of the ovary in adult Zebra fish en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.author.affiliation Adriana Petrovici, Ivona Popovici, Carmen Solcan, University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine “Ion Ionescu de la Brad”, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine Iasi, Romania
dc.publicationName Lucrări Științifice USAMV - Iași, Seria Medicină Veterinară
dc.volume 60
dc.issue 4
dc.publicationDate 2017
dc.startingPage 499
dc.endingPage 504
dc.identifier.eissn 2393-4603


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