Germ Cells

Known as: Gamete, Cells, Germ-Line, Haploid nucleated cell 
Gametes, also known as sex cells or germ cells, are the cells that come together during fertilization or conception in organisms that reproduce… (More)
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2017
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2017
Polyploidy, or the duplication of entire genomes, has been observed in prokaryotic and eukaryotic organisms, and in somatic and… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Evidence supporting germline mediated epigenetic inheritance of environmentally induced traits has increasingly emerged over the… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
Bioprinting is a process based on additive manufacturing from materials containing living cells. These materials, often referred… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Epigenetic reprogramming including demethylation of DNA occurs in mammalian primordial germ cells (PGCs) and in early embryos… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Endogenous small RNAs (miRNAs) regulate gene expression by mechanisms conserved across metazoans. While the number of verified… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Germ cell fate in mice is induced in pluripotent epiblast cells in response to signals from extraembryonic tissues. The… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mammalian genomes employ heritable cytosine methylation in the long-term silencing of retrotransposons and genes subject to… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Genome-wide epigenetic reprogramming in mammalian germ cells, zygote and early embryos, plays a crucial role in regulating genome… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
In many organisms the allocation of primordial germ cells (PGCs) is determined by the inheritance of maternal factors deposited… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Human pluripotent stem cells would be invaluable for in vitro studies of aspects of human embryogenesis. With the goal of… (More)
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