STRA8 gene

Known as: STIMULATED BY RETINOIC ACID 8, STRA8, Stimulated by Retinoic Acid 8 Gene 
This gene may be involved in spermatogenesis.
National Institutes of Health

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2015
2015
Mammalian spermatogenesis--the transformation of stem cells into millions of haploid spermatozoa--is elaborately organized in… (More)
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2014
2014
Germ cell sex is defined by factors derived from somatic cells. CYP26B1 is known to be a male sex-promoting factor that… (More)
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2012
2012
The mitosis-meiosis switch is a key event in the differentiation of germ cells. In humans, meiosis is initiated in fetal ovaries… (More)
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2011
2011
Dmrt1 belongs to the DM domain gene family of conserved sexual regulators. In the mouse Dmrt1 is expressed in the genital ridge… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND The initiation of meiosis is crucial to fertility. While extensive studies in rodents have enhanced our understanding… (More)
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2009
2009
This study describes a temporal profile of gene expression from normal human fetal testes and ovaries. Gonads from 34 fetuses… (More)
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2009
2009
Stra8 (stimulated by retinoic acid 8) encodes a protein crucial for mammalian germ cells entering into premeiotic stages. Here… (More)
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2008
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2008
We analysed the phenotypic outcome of a Stra8-null mutation on male meiosis. Because the mutant spermatocytes (1) underwent… (More)
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2008
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2008
Vitamin A is required for male fertility and normal spermatogenesis. Retinoic acid (RA), an active metabolite of vitamin A, is… (More)
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2002
2002
Retinoids are known to be required for vertebrate reproduction, and in the male, for the maintenance of normal testicular… (More)
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