Table 3.

Ovulation competence

Number of mice Number of oocytes Oocytes/mouse
Cx37 KO + Cx43 5 108 21.6±9.1
Wild type 5 113 22.6±9.5
Cx37 KO 3 0 0
  • Test for ovulation competence (oocytes/mouse ± s.d.) of connexin-replacement females (Cx37 KO + Cx43) in comparison with wild-type and Cx37-knockout (Cx37 KO) females.