Spermatocytes

Known as: Spermatocyte, Spermiocyte, Spermiocytes 
Male germ cells derived from SPERMATOGONIA. The euploid primary spermatocytes undergo MEIOSIS and give rise to the haploid secondary spermatocytes… (More)
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1947-2018
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Fundamentally different recombination defects cause apoptosis of mouse spermatocytes at the same stage in development, stage IV… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The piwi family genes, which are defined by conserved PAZ and Piwi domains, play important roles in stem cell self-renewal, RNA… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Androgens control spermatogenesis, but germ cells themselves do not express a functional androgen receptor (AR). Androgen… (More)
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2004
2004
Previous data suggested that anastral spindles, morphologically similar to those found in oocytes, can assemble in a centrosome… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Spo11, a protein first identified in yeast, is thought to generate the chromosome breaks that initiate meiotic recombination. We… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The Spo11 protein initiates meiotic recombination by generating DNA double-strand breaks (DSBs) and is required for meiotic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
The progressive movement of primary spermatocytes from the basal to the adluminal compartment of the seminiferous tubule was… (More)
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Synaptonemal complexes (SCs), X and Y axes, and various nucleolar structures stain preferentially with silver in surface… (More)
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1974
1974
Transcribing ribosomal RNA genes in primary spermatocyte nucleoli of Drosophila hydei have been visualized by electron microscopy… (More)
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Highly Cited
1956
Highly Cited
1956
To date the electron microscope has yielded little about the orderly macromolecular structure of chromosomes that, from genetical… (More)
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