Effects of progesterone and oestradiol-17beta on the spontaneous meiotic maturation of mouse oocytes.
Cells-Cultured, Estradiol, Female, Meiosis: de, Mice, Oocytes: de, cy, Ovum: cy, Progesterone, SUPPORT-U-S-GOVT-NON-P-H-S
J-Reprod-Fertil. 1978 May; 53(1):99-101.
The spontaneous meiotic maturation of cumulus-free oocytes was not affected by progesterone or oestradiol-17beta at 2 microgram/ml, but both steroids decreased polar body production at 10 microgram/ml and progesterone decreased the number undergoing germinal vesicle breakdown.
Eppig, J J. and Koide, S L., " Effects of progesterone and oestradiol-17beta on the spontaneous meiotic maturation of mouse oocytes." (1978). Faculty Research 1970 - 1979. 903.