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Fiziologichnyi Zhurnal

is a scientific journal issued by the

Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology
National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

Editor-in-chief: V.F. Sagach

The journal was founded in 1955 as
1955 – 1977 "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 0015 – 3311)
1978 – 1993 "Fiziologicheskii zhurnal" (ISSN 0201 – 8489)
1994 – 2016 "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 0201 – 8489)
2017 – "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 2522-9028)

Fiziol. Zh. 2013; 59(1): 89-96

Dynamics of morphological and functional development of ovarian tissue allografts

Tishchenko IuO, Kiroshka VV.

    Institute for problems of cryobiology and cryomedicine ofthe National academy of sciences of Ukraine, Kharkiv, Ukraine


We examined the dynamics of folliculogenesis in ovarian tissue allograft and its endocrine function in an organism of castrated recipient rats during 100 days. Growth and development of ovarian tissue and its steroidogenic function in heterotopic transplantation were determined by its initial morphological organization. Allotransplantation of mature ovarian tissue was found to cause preservation of its morphological structure, whereas the transplantation of neonatal ovarian tissue caused formation of follicular cysts. At 100th day of observation, we observed a recovery of the levels of sex hormones to the physiological norm after transplantation of both mature ovarian tissue and neonatal tissue of 10-days of postnatal development.

Keywords: neonatal ovary, transplantation, ovariectomy,recipient, morphological development.


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