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Polar Body Biopsy

The presence of a faint but clearly identifiable strand connecting PB2 to the oolemma. The biopsy was performed ∼9 h after ICSI.

(Original figure legend, image based on data from Magli et al. PMID 21908464 )


Magli MC, Montag M, Köster M, Muzi L, Geraedts J, Collins J, Goossens V, Handyside AH, Harper J, Repping S, Schmutzler A, Vesela K & Gianaroli L. (2011). Polar body array CGH for prediction of the status of the corresponding oocyte. Part II: technical aspects. Hum. Reprod. , 26, 3181-5. PMID: 21908464 DOI.


© The Author 2011. Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology.

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--Mark Hill (talk) 13:03, 24 October 2015 (AEDT) Relevant image to project. You should have explained the acronyms PB2 and ICSI in the legend and explained other term (oolemma).

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