Ca2+ oscillations in the activation of the egg and development of the embryo in mammals.

  title={Ca2+ oscillations in the activation of the egg and development of the embryo in mammals.},
  author={K. Jones},
  journal={The International journal of developmental biology},
  volume={42 1},
  • K. Jones
  • Published 1998
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The International journal of developmental biology
  • Introduction Fertilization and Ca2+ Mechanism of sperm.induced Ca2. oscillations Why do mammalian eggs show long lasling Ca" oscillations? Parthenogenetic activation Ca2+ oscillations following exit from meiosis in fertilized embryos Endogenous change in sensitivity to Ca" release with the cell cycle Evidence against a role for Ca2. oscillations in further development Ca2. oscillations and preimplantation development Mitotic Ca2. transients and inner cell mass Ca" changes during late… CONTINUE READING

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