Gene expression during oogenesis in mice.

@article{Wassarman1992GeneED,
  title={Gene expression during oogenesis in mice.},
  author={Paul M. Wassarman and R. A. Gledhill A. J. Kinloch},
  journal={Mutation research},
  year={1992},
  volume={296 1-2},
  pages={3-15}
}
A mouse egg is the end-product of oogenesis--a process initiated during fetal development and completed months later at the time of sperm-egg fusion. Oogenesis includes many important events. Among these are formation of female germ cells, initiation and completion of meiosis, and establishment of a maternal store of materials to support fertilization and preimplantation development. The latter takes place largely during germ cell growth in sexually mature females and involves extensive gene… CONTINUE READING

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