Stem cells: a perspective on oocytes.

  title={Stem cells: a perspective on oocytes.},
  author={Ozgur Oktem and Kutluk H Oktay},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
Stem cells, with their unlimited self-renewal feature and their ability to differentiate into almost every mature cell type in the body, have enormous potential for research and therapeutic application. In this article, we review the formation of primordial germ cells, the precursors of adult gametocytes, from their specification to their migration to… CONTINUE READING