Table 2

Timing of postovulatory events in the genital tracts of frogs from two different batches
Batch Young frogs Ageing frogs
Parameter
Morphological changes 24 h 24 h
Meiotic exit 24- 48 h 24 -48 h
Apoptosis within 48 h within 48 h
Maximal egg accumulation 48 h 48 h
Maximal volume of retained eggs 1.7 ml 2.5 ml
Presence in the genital tract 5 days 11 days

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Iguchi et al. BMC Cell Biology 2013 14:11   doi:10.1186/1471-2121-14-11

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