Inner cell mass

Known as: Early embryoblast, Embryoblast 
A small group of cells found in the blastocyst cavity surrounded by a wall of trophoblast cells that eventually will form the embryo.
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
DNA methylation is one of the best-characterized epigenetic modifications. Although the enzymes that catalyse DNA methylation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
During the transition from the inner cell mass (ICM) cells of blastocysts to pluripotent embryonic stem cells (ESCs) in vitro, a… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Outside cells of the preimplantation mouse embryo form the trophectoderm (TE), a process requiring the transcription factor Tead4… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The generation of patient-specific pluripotent stem cells has the potential to accelerate the implementation of stem cells for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Sall4 is a mammalian Spalt transcription factor expressed by cells of the early embryo and germ cells, an expression pattern… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
GRP78, also known as BiP, is a central regulator of endoplasmic reticulum (ER) homeostasis due to its multiple functional roles… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Human embryonic stem (hES) cells are pluripotent cell lines established from the explanted inner cell mass of human blastocysts… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Embryonic stem (ES) cells derived from the inner cell mass (ICM) of blastocysts grow infinitely while maintaining pluripotency… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Oct4 is a mammalian POU transcription factor expressed by early embryo cells and germ cells. We report that the activity of Oct4… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Integrin receptors for extracellular matrix receptors are important effectors of cell adhesion, differentiation, and migration in… (More)
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