Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ., 12 October 2005
Aging eggs might starve to death
Abstract: The ovaries are cradles of life, but they are also chambers of death. Droves of egg cells commit suicide there during a woman's life. The cells might off themselves because they run out of food, according to a new study. The work could inspire new treatments for age-related infertility.
Citation: M. Leslie, Fatal Hunger. Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ. 2005 (41), nf80 (2005).
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