Cloning embryos by nuclear transfer.

  title={Cloning embryos by nuclear transfer.},
  author={R. S. Prather and Neal L. First},
  journal={Journal of reproduction and fertility. Supplement},
Nuclear transfer has been used to study the differentiation process in embryogenesis, as well as a method to produce multiple identical individuals. When nuclei are transferred to activated, enucleated oocytes the nuclei swell in diameter, synthesize DNA, acquire cytoplasmic proteins and release nuclear proteins. This protein exchange is thought to result… CONTINUE READING