germ cell development

Known as: germ-cell development 
The process whose specific outcome is the progression of an immature germ cell over time, from its formation to the mature structure (gamete). A germ… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Reconstitution of female germ cell development in vitro is a key challenge in reproductive biology and medicine. We show here… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The generation of properly functioning gametes in vitro requires reconstitution of the multistepped pathway of germ cell… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
The epigenetic profile of germ cells, which is defined by modifications of DNA and chromatin, changes dynamically during their… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are critical regulators of transcriptional and post-transcriptional gene silencing, which are… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Primordial germ cells follow a characteristic developmental path that is manifested in the specialized regulation of basic cell… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Formation of the male gamete occurs in sequential mitotic, meiotic, and postmeiotic phases. Many germ cell-specific transcripts… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In many organisms, early germline development takes place within cysts of interconnected cells that form by incomplete… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
To demonstrate the cellular and subcellular localization of mouse vasa homologue protein during germ cell development, specific… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The vasa gene, essential for germ-cell development, was originally identified in Drosophila, and has since been found in other… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
After hatching, the germ line progenitor cells in C. elegant begin to divide mitotically; later, some of the germ line cells… (More)
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