The effect of sperm activation on pinopod formation in endometrial epithelium


ÖZATİK O., MUNGAN M. T. , DAĞ İ., MUSMUL A.

JOURNAL OF THE ANATOMICAL SOCIETY OF INDIA, vol.65, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 65
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jasi.2016.07.002
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF THE ANATOMICAL SOCIETY OF INDIA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus

Abstract

Introduction: Endometrial receptivity is crucial in implantation of the developing embryo in the endometrium and formation of the pregnancy. In this study, possible effect of sperm and uterine endometrial contact on formation of pinopod, an important element in morphological differentiation necessary for implantation, was investigated.