GDF9 gene

Known as: GROWTH/DIFFERENTIATION FACTOR 9, Growth Differentiation Factor 9 Gene, growth differentiation factor 9 
This gene plays a role in ovarian folliculogenesis and normal ovulation.
National Institutes of Health

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1994-2018
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Oocyte-derived bone morphogenetic protein 15 (BMP15) and growth differentiation factor 9 (GDF9) are key regulators of follicular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Mutations in bone morphogenic protein 15 (BMP15) and growth/differentiation factor 9 (GDF9) lead to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Premature ovarian failure (POF) is an unexplained amenorrhoea (>6 months) with raised levels of gonadotropins (FSH>40 U/L… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The capacity of fully grown oocytes to regulate their own microenvironment by paracrine factors secreted by the oocyte (oocyte… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND The understanding of the mechanisms regulating human oocyte maturation is still rudimentary. We have identified… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Oocytes regulate follicle growth by secreting paracrine growth factors that act on neighbouring granulosa cells (GCs). Those… (More)
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2004
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2004
Belclare and Cambridge are prolific sheep breeds, the origins of which involved selecting ewes with exceptionally high litter… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Bone morphogenetic protein 15 (BMP15) and growth differentiation factor 9 (GDF9) are oocyte-specific growth factors that appear… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Fracture healing is a unique postnatal repair process in which the events of endochondral and intramembranous bone formation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We have taken advantage of the sequence relationships among the bone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs) to identify the mouse Bmp15… (More)
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