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Term: ovarian follicle lateral plasma membrane
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: ovarian follicle
Synonyms: egg follicle
Definition: Oocyte development of zebrafish has been divided into five stages based on morphological criteria and on physiological and biochemical events. Stage I follicles (less than 140 microns) are primary growth stage, stage II follicles (140-340 microns) are cortical alveolus stage, stage III (340-690 microns) are vitellogenesis, stage IV (690-730 microns) are oocyte maturation, and stage V follicles are matured egg.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001110]
Name: lateral plasma membrane
Synonyms:
Definition: The portion of the plasma membrane at the lateral side of the cell. In epithelial cells, lateral plasma membranes are on the sides of cells which lie at the interface of adjacent cells.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0016328]   QuickGO   AmiGO