Term: oocyte stage I pole plasm
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Name: oocyte stage I
Synonyms: oocytes stage I, previtellogenic oocyte, primary oocyte, Stage 1 oocyte
Definition: Oocyte part of stage I ovarian follicle. Stage I oocytes are basophilic, and have relatively large nuclei.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001567]
Name: pole plasm
Synonyms: germ plasm, polar plasm
Definition: Differentiated cytoplasm associated with a pole (animal, vegetal, anterior, or posterior) of an oocyte, egg or early embryo.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0045495]   QuickGO   AmiGO