chromatoid body

A ribonucleoprotein complex found in the cytoplasm of male germ cells, composed of exceedingly thin filaments that are consolidated into a compact… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
The Tudor domain-containing proteins (TDRDs) are an evolutionarily conserved family of proteins involved in germ cell development… (More)
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2008
2008
Differentiation of germ cells is characterized by a remarkable degree of cellular restructuring and gene regulation that involves… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
The chromatoid body, a unique cloud-like structure of male germ cells, moves dynamically in the cytoplasm of haploid spermatids… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The chromatoid body is a perinuclear, cytoplasmic cloud-like structure in male germ cells whose function has remained elusive… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Chromatoid bodies are thought to act as male-germ-cell-specific platforms for the storing and processing of haploid transcripts… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
All germ cells throughout the animal kingdom contain cytoplasmic cloud-like accumulations of material called nuage. Polar bodies… (More)
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1998
1998
A procedure for isolating the chromatoid body from the testis of 40-day-old rats was developed. Electron-microscopical analysis… (More)
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1988
1988
The cytochemical distribution of two different acid phosphatases, nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphatase (NADPase) and… (More)
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1978
1978
In this study the formation of the chromatoid body during rat spermatogenesis was studied by electron microscopy. The formation… (More)
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1976
1976
The in vitro incorporation of tritiated uridine into RNA by the spermatogenic cells of the rat has been analyzed by high… (More)
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