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superovulate

(so͞o′pər-ō′vyə-lāt′, -ŏv′yə-)
v. superovu·lated, superovu·lating, superovu·lates
v.intr.
To produce mature ova at an accelerated rate or in a large number at one time.
v.tr.
To cause (an animal) to superovulate.

su′per·o·vu·la′tion n.
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Embryo Production from Superovulated Holstein- Friesian Dairy Heifers and Cows after Insemination with Frozen-Thawed Sex-Sorted X Spermatozoa or Unsorted Semen.
For MIT oocyte harvesting, female mice (n=50) were superovulated by IP injection of 10 IU PMSG followed with another injection of 10 IU human chorionic gonadotrophin (hCG, Sereno, Switzerland) 48 hr later.
Recently, Lucchini and her colleagues reported 11% rate of pregnancy outcomes from their superovulated IUI cases (4).
Females were superovulated by IM injection of 100 IU of PMSG (Serogonadotropin; Biowet, Poland), followed by 100 IU of hCG (Biogonadyl, Biomed, Poland), injected 72 hours later.
This means that mares can't be superovulated (to produce mature ova at an accelerated rate) easily by treatment with sex hormones which, in turn, greatly limits the number of foals a mare can produce by embryo transfer per year.
Causes, characteristics and consequences of anovulatory follicles in superovulated sheep.
RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN DAY OF COLLECTION AND EMBRYO RECOVERY IN SUPEROVULATED ALPACAS
Dose of FSH-p as a source of variation in embryo production from superovulated cows.