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Term:penetration of cumulus oophorus
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Definition:The infiltration by sperm of the cumulus oophorus to reach the oocyte. The process involves digestive enzymes from a modified lysosome called the acrosome, situated at the head of the sperm.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: penetration of cumulus cells layer;   penetration of cumulus mass

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G PITHD1 PITH domain containing 1 involved_in
(MGI:6392185|PMID:31915251) Ensembl
PMID:31915251 GO_REF:0000107 MGI:6392185 NCBI chr 2:75,714,592...75,721,301
Ensembl chr 2:75,708,988...75,721,286
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  biological_process 16442
    reproductive process 1679
      multicellular organismal reproductive process 972
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    reproduction 1685
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        fertilization 194
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