pole plasm

Known as: polar plasm 
Differentiated cytoplasm associated with a pole (animal, vegetal, anterior, or posterior) of an oocyte, egg or early embryo. [GOC:kmv, PMID:17113380]
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
In many animals, gamete formation during embryogenesis is specified by maternal cytoplasmic determinants termed germ plasm… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In Drosophila oocytes, activation of Oskar translation from a transcript localized to the posterior pole is an essential step in… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 5
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Review
2001
Review
2001
The Drosophila melanogaster germ plasm has become the paradigm for understanding both the assembly of a specific cytoplasmic… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Oskar is one of seven Drosophila maternal-effect genes that are necessary for germline and abdomen formation. We have cloned… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Segmental pattern in the Drosophila embryo is established by two maternal factors localized to the anterior and posterior poles… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • table 1
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A group of maternal genes, the posterior group, is required for the development of the abdominal region in the Drosophila embryo… Expand
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • table 2
  • figure 2
  • table 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Embryos derived from oskar females lack pole cells and the specialized pole plasm including polar granules. In addition, the… Expand
Is this relevant?
1976
1976
Abstract Primordial germ cells can be induced at both the anterior and ventral region of the Drosophila egg by transplanted… Expand
Is this relevant?
1976
1976
Abstract Posterior polar plasm from Binsc/B 6 Y cleavage embryos of Drosophila melanogaster was transferred to the mid-ventral… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
In Drosophila melanogaster the primordial germ cells are normally formed at the posterior tip of the egg during the preblastoderm… Expand
Is this relevant?