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Term:sperm entry
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Definition:An endocytosis process that results in penetration of the egg shell through the micropyle (a specialized anterior opening in the vitelline envelope) and entry of the entire sperm, including the surrounding plasma membrane and the sperm tail, into the egg cytoplasm. This step in fertilization is seen in Drosophila, where a plasma membrane fusion event between the sperm and the egg does not occur.



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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Ube3a ubiquitin protein ligase E3A acts_upstream_of_or_within ISO MGI:2181811 (MGI:3584321|PMID:11756548) RGD PMID:11756548 MGI:3584321 NCBI chr 1:110,070,260...110,161,675
Ensembl chr 1:110,070,480...110,157,250
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  biological_process 19497
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    reproduction 1830
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        multi-organism reproductive process 1272
          sexual reproduction 1020
            fertilization 205
              single fertilization 155
                sperm entry 1
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