Latest Ovary Stories

2009-06-29 12:45:15

A new, two-step method of ovarian transplant has had excellent results, giving women a greater ability to conceive after cancer treatment or when older.

2009-05-15 08:56:15

Researchers from the National Institutes of Health and other institutions have identified in mice two proteins essential for ovulation to take place.

2009-03-03 13:46:43

Obese women have alterations in their ovaries which might be responsible for an egg's inability to make an embryo, according to a new study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM).

2008-12-11 14:20:00

Doctors are celebrating the first successful ovary transplant from a volunteer, allowing her infertile twin sister to give birth to a healthy baby girl on November 11.

2008-11-13 00:00:19

A baby girl was born in London to a 38-year-old woman who received an ovary from her identical twin sister, a doctor said Wednesday. The Daily Mail reported it was the world's first full ovary transplant. Dr.

2008-11-10 11:25:00

A barren woman is about to deliver the world’s first baby conceived after a complete ovary transplant.

2008-10-02 00:00:14

By Shari Low THIS week's "Fact I Didn't Need to Know" - Jason Donovan has revealed that he consummated his relationship with Kylie in an Australian Travelodge.

2005-10-07 18:21:45

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - As many as one quarter of young women with uterine cancer also have ovarian cancer, new research suggests.

2005-06-28 11:47:01

By Megan Goldin JERUSALEM (Reuters) - An Israeli woman who became infertilefrom cancer treatment has given birth to a healthy baby girlafter an ovarian tissue transplant, the first clear example ofthe procedure's success, doctors said on Tuesday.

Latest Ovary Reference Libraries

2013-03-05 14:55:04

The ovaries are the two reproductive female organs where the eggs are produced. These are parallel to the testes in men. Formation and Orientation Each ovary is the size of an almond and is located on one side of the pelvis before the ureter and internal iliac artery but after the external iliac artery. They are attached to either side of the uterus. They are connected and release eggs to fallopian tubes, though not attached, monthly during the menstrual cycle. They also produce...

2005-06-08 20:47:33

Iris is a genus of flowering plants with showy flowers ranging in color from gold, copper-red or yellow to white, blue, blue-violet, lavender, tan, maroon and purple. Pink and apricot colored irises have also been bred in some species. The name "Iris" can be applied to the genus or to any of the species within it. It is also applied to various subdivisions within the genus. Description There are many species of iris widely distributed throughout the northern temperate zone. Their...

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Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.