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World Congress of Reproductive Biology 2014

Edinburgh, UK
02 Sep 2014 - 04 Sep 2014

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World Congress on Reproductive Biology 2014, 02 - 04 September 2014; Edinburgh, UK

POSTER PRESENTATIONS

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Mitochondrial dynamics controlled by mitofusins direct organelle positioning and movement during meiotic division
1Tokyo University of Agriculture, Tokyo, Japan; 2National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan.
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The detailed localization of meiotic cohesin subunits, RAD21L and REC8, in mouse spermatocytes
1Kobe University, Kobe, Japan; 2National Institute of Information and Communications Technology Advanced ICT Research Institute, Kobe, Japan; 3Graduate School of Frontier, Biosciences Osaka University, Suita, Japan.
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C-type natriuretic peptide stimulates resumption of meiosis via a cGMP-dependant mechanism in porcine oocytes
1Robinson Research Institute, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia; 2Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Fuchu, Japan; 3University of New South Wales, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia.
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Zinc regulate meiotic resumption and metaphase arrest in porcine oocyte
1Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Republic of Korea; 2Catholic University of Daegu, Daegu, Republic of Korea.
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The gametic synapse; transferring RNA to the oocyte
Laval, Ville de Québec, Québec, Canada; 2McGill University, Montreal, Québec, Canada; 3Institut Universitaire en Santé Mentale de Québec, Quebec City, Québec, Canada; 4University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.
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The oocyte influences cumulus expansion and glucose metabolism during IVM in cattle
1UNESP, Botucatu, Brazil; 2Université de Montreal, Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canada.
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Plk1 plays a role in cortical actin polymerisation during meiosis I
Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia.
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Effect of cAMP regulators on bovine cumulus-oocyte communication and embryo development in vitro
1UNESP, Assis, Brazil; 2UNESP, Botucatu, Brazil; 3College of Veterinary Medicine, Hohhot, China; 4University of New South Wales, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia; 5The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia; 6The Robinson Institute, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.
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Insight into progesterone receptor membrane component 1 action during bovine oocyte meiosis by means of siRNA-mediated gene silencing
1University of Milan, Milan, Italy; 2University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA; 3University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut, USA.
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Maturation conditions do not affect Myst1, Hat1, and Sirt1 mRNA abundance in horse oocytes
1University of Milan, Milan, Italy; 2University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA; 3INRA, UMR85 Physiologie de la Reproduction et des Comportements, Nouzilly, France; 4Université de Liège, Liege, Belgium.
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Inhibition of DMRTA2 impairs human female germline development in xeno-grafted ovaries
1UMR967/ Univ P7&P11, Fontenay aux Roses, France; 2CEA/ INSERM/ Universities P7-P11, Fontenay aux Roses, France; 3Antoine Béclère Hospital, Clamart, France.
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Nucleoli are formed in developing mouse embryos without nucleolus precursor bodies
1RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology (CDB), Kobe, Japan; 2Institute of Animal Science, Prague, Czech Republic; 3University of Yamanashi, Kofu, Japan; 4Kobe University, Kobe, Japan.
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Fingerprints on oocyte and embryo lipid profiles caused by in vitro embryo production system and fatty acid diet supplementation in bovine
1Institute of Farm Animal Genetics (FLI), Neustadt, Germany; 2Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA; 3University of Turin, Turin, Italy; 4University of Veterinary Hanover, Hannover, Germany; 5Institute of Animal Nutrition (FLI), Braunschweig, Germany.
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Production of prion gene knockout cow to prevent spontaneous bovine spongiform encephalopathy
1The University of Tokyo, Kasama, Japan; 2National Federation of Agricultural Co-operative Associations, Tsukuba, Japan.
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Importance of amino acids in the development of preimplantation mouse embryo
1School of Medical Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Camperdown, Australia; 2University of Sydney and Bosch Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
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Effect of blastocyst artificial collapse prior to vitrification on pluripotency-specific genes expression in mouse embryos
1National Institute of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Tehran, Iran; 2Razi University, Kermanshah, Iran
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Plasma growth hormone decline during early mammalian development is the result of expanding blood volume
1The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia; 2Monash University, Clayton, Australia
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Single-step generation of rabbits carrying a targeted allele using CRISPR/Cas9
1University of Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Japan, 2RIKEN BRC, Tsukuba, Japan, 3National Institute of Biomedical Innovation, Tsukuba, Japan, 4Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University, Suita, Japan
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Hollow fiber vitrification of in vitro produced bovine embryos at early developmental stages
1Lab. of Developmental Engineering, Department of Life Sciences, Meiji University, Kawasaki, Japan; 2Meiji University International Institute for Bio-Resource Research (MUIIBR), Kawasaki, Japan
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Are cumulus cells additional players in calcium signalling during cattle oocyte fertilisation?
1Robinson Research Institute, Adelaide, Australia; 2ARC Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale BioPhotonics, Adelaide, Australia
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Pregnancy of bovine somatic cell nuclear transfer embryos reconstructed by using donor cells: iPS cell vs AID transfected cell*
1College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Institute of Agriculture and Life Science, Gyeongsang National University, Jinju 660-701, Republic of Korea; 2Animal Development and Biotechnology Group, Department of Animal Bioscience, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Gyeongsang National University, Jinju, Republic of Korea; 3National Institute of Animal Science, Rural Development Administration, Namwon, Republic of Korea.
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The effect of cRNA concentration of artificial nuclease microinjected cytoplasmically to pronuclear porcine embryos on survival and development in vitro
1Graduate School of Veterinary Sciences, Azabu University, Kanagawa, Japan; 2School of Veterinary Medicine, Azabu University, Kanagawa, Japan; 3Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, Azabu University, Kanagawa, Japan; 4Department of Mathematical and Life Sciences, Graduate School of Science, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan; 5Azabu University, Sagamihara-shi, Japan.
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Establishment of efficient system in the DNA microinjection into porcine in vitro embryos
1Chungnam National University, Daejeon, Republic of Korea; 2Toolgen, Seoul, Republic of Korea.
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The effect of development in vitro
1Graduate School of Veterinary Sciences, Azabu University, Kanagawa, Japan; 2Azabu University, Sagamihara-shi, Japan.
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Comparison of survivin gene expression between porcine SCNT and iSCNT-derived normal and arrested embryos
1Konkuk University, Seoul, Republic of Korea; 2Chungnam National University, DaeJeon, Republic of Korea.
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Involvement of poly(ADP-ribosyl)ation and autophagy in porcine pre-implantation development
1Konkuk University, Seoul, Republic of Korea; 2KAIST, Daejeon, Republic of Korea.
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Transporters for L-proline in the pre-implantation mouse embryo
1The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia; 2Centenary Institute, Camperdown, Australia.
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Treatment of antioxidant (acteoside) in fetal fibroblats improves the efficiency of canine cell cloning
1Chungnam National University, Daejeon, Republic of Korea; 2Chonnam National University, Gwangju, Republic of Korea; 3National Institute of Animal Science, Suwon, Republic of Korea.
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Semi-quantification and elucidation of bovine embryo biomarkers by mass spectrometry imaging
1College of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, São Paulo, Brazil; 2University of Campinas, Campinas, Brazil; 3National Energy and Material Research Center, Campinas, Brazil; 4Achilles Genetics, Garça, Brazil; 5The Pennsylvania State University, State College, USA; 6University of Antwerp, Wilrijk, Belgium.
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Construction of porcine FoxN1 knockout system by RNA-guided endonucleases
1Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Daejeon, Republic of Korea; 2Rural Development Administration, Suwon-si, Republic of Korea; 3National Institute of Animal Science, RDA, Suwon, Republic of Korea.
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Human granulocyte-colony stimulating factor enhances viability of porcine embryos in defined oocyte maturation medium
College of Veterinary Medicine, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Republic of Korea.
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Chromatin remodelling and histones mRNA accumulation in bovine germinal vesicle oocyte
1Université Laval, Ville de Québec, Canada; 2University of Milan, Milan, Italy.
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Effect of ganglioside GT1b treatment during porcine in vitro maturation on embryonic development and mRNA expression pattern in cumulus cell
College of Veterinary Medicine, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Republic of Korea.
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Supplementation with sunflower seed increases conception rates in recipient beef heifers
1UNESP – University of São Paulo State, Dracena, Brazil; 2UNESP – University of São Paulo State, Araçatuba, Brazil; 3USP – University of São Paulo, Pirassununga, Brazil.
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The role of vitamin C in in vitro early embryonic development: verification using aldehyde reductase gene knockout mice
1Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Yamagata University, Tsuruoka, Japan; 2Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan; 3Osaka Koseinenkin Hospital, Osaka, Japan; 4National institute of advanced industrial science and technology (AIST), Ikeda, Japan; 5Graduate School of Medical Science, Yamagata University, Yamagata, Japan.
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Competence of porcine first polar body for normal development
Chungnam National University, Daejeon, Republic of Korea.
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Association between birth weight and age at menarche: a meta-analysis
1The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; 2Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Tulane University, New Orlean, Louisiana, USA.
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Genome editing technology using ZFN and TALEN is effective on cultured porcine ST cells knockout pig
1Graduate School of Veterinary Sciences, Azabu University, Kanagawa, Japan; 2School of Veterinary Medicine, Azabu University, Kanagawa, Japan; 3Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, Azabu University, Kanagawa, Japan; 4Department of Mathematical and Life Sciences, Graduate School of Science, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan.
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Genome-wide DNA methylation analysis of bovine clones derived from the same donor cells
1Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Fuchu, Japan; 2NARO Institute of Livestock and Grassland Science, Tsukuba, Japan; 3INRA, Jouy-en-Josas, France; 4INRA, Paris, France; 5INRA, Evry, France; 6Food and Fertilizer Technology Center, Taipei, Taiwan
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Postovulatory ageing influences methylation marks and development in bovine oocytes and early embryos
1Institute of Farm Animal Genetics (FLI), Neustadt, Germany; 2Julius-Maximilians-University, Wuerzburg, Germany; 3Justus-Liebig-University, Giessen, Germany.
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Epigenetic regulation of Gata-6 transcription factor expression in mouse primitive endoderm extra-embryonic lineage induced by maternal protein restricted diet
1Randall division of cell and molecular biophysics, London, UK; 2University of Southampton, Southampton, UK; 3University of Washington, Seattle, USA.
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Critical role of decoy receptor 3 in regulation of granulosa cell apoptosis in pig ovarian follicle
1The University of Tokyo, Kasama, Japan; 2Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan; 3Kasetsart University, Sakon Nakhon, Thailand.
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Evaluation of oocyte quality and ovarian function in aged female cystine-glutamate transporter gene-deficient mice
1Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Yamagata University, Tsuruoka, Japan; 2Graduate School of Medical Science, Yamagata University, Yamagata, Japan.
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Differential changes in LH secretion after administration of investigational metastin/kisspeptin analog TAK-683 to goats
1Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Fuchu, Japan; 2Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan; 3National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, Tsukuba, Japan; 4Takeda Pharmaceutical Company, Fujisawa, Japan.
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Endocrine responses and ovarian dynamics in goats treated with low dose of investigational metastin/kisspeptin analog TAK-683 in follicular phase
1Tokyo Univesity of Agriculture and Technology, Fuchu, Japan; 2Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan; 3National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, Tsukuba, Japan; 4Takeda Pharmaceutical Company, Fujisawa, Japan.
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Real-time observation of hormone-secretion using CFP, YFP-fused gonadotropin expression vector
1Division of Life Science, Graduate School of Agriculture, Meiji University, Kanagawa, Japan; 2Meiji University, Kanagawa, Japan; 3Department of Life Science, School of Agriculture, Meiji University, Kanagawa, Japan.
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BMP15 plus GDF9 and cAMP modulator promote EGF receptor signaling to increase oocyte developmental competence in porcine cumulus-oocyte complexes from small follicles
1Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Fuchu, Japan; 2Robinson Research Institute, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia; 3The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia; 4University of New South Wales, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia.
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TGF[beta] regulation of the human fetal ovarian matrix
1University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK; 2The Royal Veterinary College, London, UK; 3Adelaide University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.
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Transcriptome in small antral follicles of monkeys on a western-style diet with/without testosterone
1Oregon National Primate Research Center, OHSU, Beaverton, Oregon, USA; 2Oregon Health & Science University, Beaverton, Oregon, USA; 3University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
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The effects of estradiol and ECG combination on ZP3 gene in mouse oocyte
Stem Cell Research Center, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan, Iran.
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Interaction between galectin-1 and glycoconjugates is involved in hCG-mediated gene expression in cultured human luteinized granulosa cells
1Laboratory of Histology and Cytology, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan; 2The Queen’s Medical Research Institute, Centre for Reproductive Health, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.
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Expression of steriod hormone receptor in the ovary and oviduct during the canine estrus cycle
National Institute of Animal Science, Rural Development Administration, Suwon, Republic of Korea.
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Effect of progesterone levels and parity on the maturity of in vivo canine oocytes
National Institute of Animal Science, Rural Development Administration, Suwon, Republic of Korea.
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The development of a novel mouse embryonic ovary culture
University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.
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Regulatory role of resistin on ovarian function
Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Krakow, Poland.
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The effects of bisphenol A in in vitro neonatal rat ovary
1Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey; 2Deparment of Histology and Embryology, Faculty of Veterinary, Uludag University, Nilüfer BURSA, Bursa, Turkey.
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Isolation of primordial and primary follicles from porcine ovarian medulla tissue
1Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland; 2Institute of Animal Science, Prague, Uhříněves, Czech Republic.
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Etoposide has a detrimental impact on mouse ovarian development when exposure occurs during early meiotic prophase
1Centre for Integrative Physiology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK; 2MRC Human Genetics Unit MRC IGMM, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.
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Expression of pentraxin 3 transcript and protein in porcine preovulatory follicles: comparison of in vivo and in vitro conditions
1Institute of Animal Physiology and Genetics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Libechov, Czech Republic; 2University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy.
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Detection of ZP-autoantibody in the sera from infertile women using a human multiepitope peptide as antigen
1Shanghai Institute of Planned Parenthood Research, Shanghai, China; 2Institute of Reproductive Immunology, Jinan University, Guangzhou, China; 3Medical School, Henan University of Science and Technology, Luoyang, China; 4Shanghai Medical College, Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China; 5National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi, India; 6School of Life Science, Institute of Genetics, Fudan University, Shanghai, China; 7State Key Laboratory of Genetic Engineering, School of Life Sciences, Institute of Genetics, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433, People’s Republic of China.
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Chronic sympathetic stress during gestation delays puberty and follicular development of female offspring
1Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Santiago, Chile; 2Facultad de Ciencias, Valparaíso, Chile; 3University of Munich, Munich, Federal Republic of Germany.
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Proteins in porcine follicular fluid as potential biomarkers for fertility
1University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK; 2The Roslin Institute, Edinburgh, UK; 3Aberdeen Maternity Hospital, Aberdeen, UK.
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Glucocorticoid metabolism in bovine cumulus-oocyte complex during in vitro maturation
Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Obihiro, Japan.
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Mouse CD11c+ dendritic cells are crucial in folliculogenesis, luteinization, and luteal maintenance
1Toranomon Hospital, Minato-ku, Japan; 2The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo, Japan.
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Mycotoxin-contaminated diet affects mouse oocyte quality
1Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, China; 2Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Republic of Korea.
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Obesity depresses Toll-like receptor superfamily members in the ovary
Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research, Polish Academy of Science, Olsztyn, Poland.
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Space pup project: sperm preservation in space station
1Yamanashi University, Kofu City, Japan; 2JAXA, Tukuba City, Japan; 3JAMSS, Tukuba City, Japan; 4JSF, Tukuba City, Japan.
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Generation of rats from vitrified oocytes with surrounding cumulus cells via IVF with cryopreserved sperm
1Azabu university, Sagamihara-shi, Japan; 2Graduate School of Veterinary Sciences, Azabu University, Kanagawa, Japan.
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Comparative effects of administration of kisspeptin-10 and GnRH on LH secretion in buffalo cows
1Obstetrics Gynecology and Reproduction, Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand; 2Obstetrics Gynecology and Animal Reproduction Clinic, Veterinary Medicine, Mahanakorn University of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand; 3Pre-Clinical Veterinary Science, Veterinary Medicine, Mahanakorn University of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand; 4Research and Development Centre for Livestock Production Technology, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand; 5Veterinary Diagnostic Center, Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
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Ovulation induction in prepubertal Sahiwal[times]Friesian cross bred heifers by the use of clomiphene citrate and hCG
1Department of Theriogenology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan; 2Nuclear Institute for Agriculture and Biology, Faisalabad, Pakistan.
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Model for differentiation of mouse embryonic stem cells into steroidogenic cells
Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Republic of Korea.
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Early life programming of adult Leydig cell function
1University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK; 2Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium; 3Legendo, Leuven, Belgium.
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Presence of the juxtacrine factor EphrinB2 in a rat pituitary stem/progenitor cell niche
1Meiji University, Kanagawa, Japan; 2Department of Life Science, School of Agriculture, Meiji University, Kanagawa, Japan.
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Invasion of S100[beta]-positive cells into pituitary gland during embryonic period
1Division of Life Science, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kawasaki, Japan; 2Department of Health Sciences, Kyorin University, Japan; 3Meiji University, Kanagawa, Japan; 4Division of Histology and Cell Biology, Department of Anatomy, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Japan.
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Derivation of naive-type induced pluripotent stem cells in cattle using piggyBac transposition of doxycycline-inducible transcription factors
1Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan; 2RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology (CDB), Kobe, Japan; 3National Institute of Livestock and Grassland Science, Nasushiobara, Japan.
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Serum-free culture of mouse trophoblast stem cells
1The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Japan; 2Developmental and Stem Cell Biology Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 3RIKEN BRC, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan; 4National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, Setagaya-ku, Japan.
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Incomplete reprogramming of bovine fetal fibroblasts by the stimulus of low pH*
1Animal Development and Biotechnology Group, Department of Animal Bioscience, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Gyeongsang National University, Jin ju, Republic of Korea; 2Institute of Agriculture and Life Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Gyeongsang National University, Jinju 660-701, Republic of Korea; 3Animal Genetic Resources Station, Namwon, Republic of Korea; 4National Institute of Animal Science, Rural Development Administration, kwonsun-Gu, Republic of Korea.
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Leukemia inhibitor factor (LIF) is essential for long term maintenance of pluripotency of porcine induced pluripotent stem cells*
1Animal Development and Biotechnology Group, Department of Animal Bioscience, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Gyeongsang National University, Jin ju, Republic of Korea; 2Institute of Agriculture and Life Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Gyeongsang National University, Jinju 660-701, Republic of Korea; 3Animal Development and Biotechnology Group, Department of Animal Bioscience, Jin ju, Republic of Korea; 4Animal Genetic Resources Station, National Institute of Animal Science, Namwon, Republic of Korea; 5National Institute of Animal Science, Rural Development Administration, kwonsun-Gu, Republic of Korea.
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Derivation of porcine iPS-like cells from fibroblast of a translocated azoospermic boar
1INRA, Castanet-Tolosan, France; 2ENVT, Toulouse, France; 3INSERM, Villejuif, France; 4INSERM, Poitiers, France.
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Derivation of bovine induced pluripotent stem cells by a transposon approach
1Institute of Farm Animal Genetics, Neustadt am rbge, Germany; 2Central Institute for Research on Buffaloes, Hisar, India; 3Medical School Hannover, Hannover, Germany; 4German Primate Center, Göttingen, Germany.
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Effect of melatonin supplementation during in vitro maturation on intracellular ROS levels in porcine oocytes
1University of São Paulo, Pirassununga, Brazil; 2Southwest Bahia State University, Vitória da Conquista/Bahia, Brazil; 3University Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
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X chromosome dosage affects completion of pluripotential reprogramming
1Konkuk University, Seoul, Republic of Korea; 2MPI for Molecular Biomedicine, Muenster, Germany.
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Steps forward canine primordial germ cell isolation and characterization
1University of São Paulo, Pirassununga, Brazil; 2School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
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Motility, viability and calcium in the sperm cells
Universidad Catolica de Temuco, Temuco, Chile.
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Reciprocity of bio-stimulation on testicular traits and subsequent fertility of South African Mukota sows
Central University of Technology, Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
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Alternative splicing: a mechanism for spermatogonia differentiation, meiosis progression and spermatid maturation
aMonash University, Clayton, Victoria Australia; bUniversity of Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.
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Recovery of porcine sperm from fetal testicular tissue xenografted into nude mice
National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, Tsukuba, Japan.
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Peroxisomes are essential for regular spermatogenesis
1UKE, Hamburg, Germany; 2Justus-Liebig Universität, Giessen, Germany.
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Proteomic analysis of human testicular interstitial fluid reflects disordered spermatogenesis in Klinefelter's syndrome
1MIMIR-PHI Institute, Clayton, Victoria, Australia; 2Bruker Pty. Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; 3Ishikawa Hospital, Himeji, Japan; 4Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany.
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The role of the molecular chaperone HSPA2 in unexplained failure of IVF
1University of Newcastle, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia; 2University of Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.
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Androgen receptor signalling in testicular Leydig cells is essential for Leydig cell maturation and survival
1MRC/University of Edinburgh Centre for Reproductive Health, Edinburgh, UK; 2University of Edinburgh/British Heart Foundation Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Edinburgh, UK; 3University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.
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Semen collection and preservation in the salt water crocodile Crocodylus porosus
The University of Queensland, Gatton, Queensland, Australia.
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The association between spatial distribution patterns of SPACA1 in human ejaculated sperms and outcomes of conventional IVF
1School of Agricultural Science, Kobe University, Kobe City, Japan; 2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu City, Japan.
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Detection of potassium channel defects in ICSI patients by patch clamp electrophysiology
1Abertay University, Dundee, UK; 2University of Dundee, Dundee, UK; 3University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK; 4Durham University, Durham, UK.
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Spermatogenesis in pubertal common eland (Taurotragus oryx, Pallas 1766)
Czech University of Life Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic.
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Evaluation of the binding capacity of fresh and frozen semen to the oviductal cells cultured in vitro
Universidade Estadual Paulista ‘Julio de Mesquita Filho’, Botucatu, Brazil.
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Antioxidant vitamins supplementation decreases motility in both fresh and refrigerated ram semen
1Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile; 2Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile; 3International Center for Andean Studies, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile; 4NIA, Madrid, Spain.
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Crosstalk of TGF[beta] superfamily with Smad1 in testis
1Justus Liebig University (FB Medizin), Giessen, Germany; 2Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia.
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Meiotic and post-meiotic germ cells up-regulate blood-testis barrier function
1MIMR-PHI Institute of Medical Research, Clayton, Victoria, Australia; 2Prince Henry’s Institute, Clayton, Victoria, Australia.
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The RNA-binding protein Musashi-2 (MSI2) controls mRNA processing and translational regulation via interactions with SFPQ and PIWIL1 during mammalian spermatogenesis
1University of Newcastle, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia; 2Institute for Molecular Bioscience, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; 3University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia; 4The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
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GATA4 serine 105 phosphorylation is required for testicular steroidogenesis in the mouse
1Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada; 2Université du Québec à Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
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Knocking-down detrimental seminal protein PDC-109 minimizes cryoinjury to bull spermatozoa
1Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly, India; 2Central Institute for Research on Buffaloes, Hisar, India.
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Ultrastructural analysis of epididymis of agouti (Dasyprocta spp) during sexual development
1School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil; 2Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido, Mossoró, Brazil.
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Ultrastructural analysis of spermatozoa in agoutis during sexual development
1School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil; 2Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido, Mossoró, Brazil.
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Characterisation of Gankyrin expression in testicular germ cell cancer
1University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK; 2MRC Centre for Reproductive Health, Edinburgh, UK.
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Targeting high mobility group box protein 1 ameliorates experimental autoimmune orchitis
1Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Giessen, Germany; 2Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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Effect of addition post-thaw of homologous seminal plasma on quality of donkey frozen semen
1College of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, (UNESP)/Univ Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil; 2UNESP–BOTUCATU, Botucatu, Brazil.
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Difference between of homologous and heterologous seminal plasma addition on post-thawn donkey frozen semen
1College of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, (UNESP)/Univ Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil; 2UNESP–BOTUCATU, Botucatu, Brazil.
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Evaluation of donkey frozen semen quality in different freezing conditions
1College of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, (UNESP)/Univ Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil; 2UNESP–BOTUCATU, Botucatu, Brazil; 3University of São Paulo (USP), Pirassununga, Brazil.
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Acute reduction of Sertoli cell numbers during development leads to a subsequent reduction in sperm numbers in adulthood
1University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK; 2University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK; 3Univeristy of Geneva Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland.
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Differential expression of proteins from the human sperm head and its relation to infertility
1All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Guwahati, India; 2AIIMS, New Delhi, India.
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Proteomic approach of cryo-damage in bovine spermatozoa
1Chung-Ang University, Anseong, Republic of Korea; 2Chung-Ang University, Gyungki-Do, Republic of Korea.
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Effect of Sertoli cell ablation on testicular function in adult mouse
1University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK; 2University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK; 3MRC Centre for Reproductive Health, Edinburgh, UK.
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Acceptability of New Zealand imported semen to the Japanese dairy farmers
1Nippon Veterinary and Life Science University, Musashino-shi, Japan; 2Graduate School of Nippon Veterinary and Life Science University, Musashino-shi, Japan.
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Manipulating the germ stem cell 'niche' to elucidate the origins of testicular germ cell cancer
1University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK; 2MRC Centre for Reproductive Health, Edinburgh, UK.
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Roles of testicular macrophage in Leydig cell proliferation in colony-stimulating factor treated mice
1Queens Medical Research Institute, MRC Centre for Reproductive Health, Edinburgh, UK; 2The Roslin Institute, Midlothian, UK; 3University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.
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Panel of MABs to sperm surface proteins as tool for monitoring of sperm-zona pellucida receptors localization and identification
1Laboratory of Reproductive Biology, Institute of Biotechnology, The Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, v.v.i., Vídeňská 1083, 142 20, Prague 4, Czech Republic; 2Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Hlavova 8, 128 43, Prague 2, Czech Republic; 3Institute of Microbiology, The Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, v.v.i., Vídeňská 1083, 142 20, Prague 4, Czech Republic.
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Buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) spermatozoa based biosensor for the detection of Cereulide toxin from milk powder
Animal Biochemistry Division, National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal, India.
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The role of estrogen and the effect of age on porcine testicular extracellular matrix
1Griffith University, Southport, Queensland, Australia; 2The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia; 3University of California, Davis, California, USA.
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Testicular chemical pollutants alter sperm vitality, motility, and morphology: comparative studies in the human and dog
1University of Nottingham, Loughborough, UK; 2Guide Dogs for the Blind Association, Bishop’s Tachbrook, Leamington Spa, UK; 3Fertility Unit, Nottingham, UK; 4AIR University, Islamabad, Pakistan; 5The University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, UK.
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SSP411 a sperm factor involved in oocyte cleavage
1Fudan University, Shanghai, China; 2The Shanghai Institute of Planned Parenthood Research (SIPPR), Shanghai, China; 3Population Council, NewYork, New York, USA.
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Time-lapse imaging as a tool to evaluate contractile cell function and sperm transport
1Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany; 2Institute of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Giessen, Germany.
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Placental phenotype of Turner mouse model: differences between XmO and XpO
1University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK; 2MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London, UK; 3Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands.
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The tight junction molecules expression and localization in mouse placenta
Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Republic of Korea.
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Expression and regulation of N-myc downregulated gene 2 in mouse uterus during the peri-implantation period
The Shanghai Institute of Planned Parenthood Research (SIPPR), Shanghai, China.
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The influence of aldrin and dieldrin on the function of bovine uterus and ovary in vitro
Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research of Polish Academy of Sciences, Olsztyn, Poland.
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PGRMC1 protein expression in the canine endometrium
1Department for Pathobiology, Histology and Embryology, Vetmeduni Vienna, Institute of Anatomy, Vienna, Austria; 2Facility for Research, University of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinaerplatz 1, A-1210 Vienna, Austria.
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Apoptosis and neutrophil infiltration in the human endometrium at menstruation, recapitulated in mouse model of induced menstruation
1Queen’s Medical Research Institute, Centre for Reproductive Health, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK; 2Queen’s Medical Research Institute, Centre for Inflammation Research, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.
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Bovine placental lactogen is cleaved by matrix metalloproteinases and resulted 25k N-terminal fragments inhibit the proliferation of vascular endothelial cells
1The University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Japan; 2National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, Tsukuba, Japan; 3Iwate University, Morioka, Japan.
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An estradiol metabolite 2-methoxyestradiol exhibits estrogen-like effect in vitro and in vivo
Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Republic of Korea.
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Prominin-1 and -2 in uterine epithelial cells during early pregnancy
1University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; 2University of Sydney and Bosch Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
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Trophoblast-decidual crosstalk optimises trophoblast invasion
1MIMR-PHI Institute of Medicial Research, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; 2MIMIR-PHI Institute, Clayton, Victoria, Australia.
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Interleukin-11 is critical for placentation in mice
MIMR-PHI Institute of Medical Research, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
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Sex specific effects of maternal dietary protein upon uterine blood flow and fetal growth
1University of Nottingham, Loughborough, UK; 2University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia; 3South East Vets, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia; 4Ridley Agriproducts, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; 5University of Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.
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Effect of pentraxin 3 on inflammation-induced fetal loss
1University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy; 2Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Milan, Italy; 3Sigma-tau Industrie Farmaceutiche Riunite S.p.A, Rome, Italy.
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Remodelling-associated processes during postpartum uterine involution in mice
1University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, UK; 2University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK.
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Evaluation of protein profile in uterine secretion on early cyclic and gestational diestrus in bitches
1School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science- UNESP- Botucatu, Botucatu, Brazil; 2São Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil; 3State University of Maringa, Maringa, Brazil; 4State University of Londrina, Londrina, Brazil.
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Does decidual macrophage polarisation affect trophoblast behaviour in co-culture studies?
1Division of Biomedical Sciences, St George’s University of London, London, UK; 2Division of Clinical Sciences, St George’s University of London, London, UK.
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Effect of maternal diet on the amino acid composition of human uterine fluid
1University of Southampton, Southampton, UK; 2Complete Fertility Centre, Southampton, UK.
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Effect of progesterone supplementation on endometrial receptivity for implantation in the pig
Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research of Polish Academy of Sciences, Olsztyn, Poland.
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Detection of circulating miRNAs in the maternal serum during early pregnancy in the pig by qRT-PCR and digital RT-PCR
1Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research Polish Academy of Sciences, Tuwima 10, 10-748 Olsztyn; 2Department for Large Animal Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Life Sciences, Nowoursynowska 100, 02-797 Warsaw, Poland.
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Incerement of proinflammatory cytokine (IL6) and lipid peroxidation in obese infertile males may lead to more impaired seminogram compared to non-obese infertile males
1University of Mysore, Mysore, India; 2School of Medicine, Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada; 3Islamic Azad University, Sari Branch, Sari, Iran; 4Milad Medical Genetics Laboratory, Sari, Iran.
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Deficiency of monoclonal nonspecific suppressor factor beta (MNSF[beta]) gene leaded to the early loss of pregancy in mice
The Shanghai Institute of Planned Parenthood Research (SIPPR), Shanghai, China.
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Analysis of marsupial ZP: molecular and phylogenetic approach
1University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 2Institute of Zoology, London, UK; 3Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Lyon, France; 4Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain; 5Zoo-Aquarium Madrid, Madrid, Spain.
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Transmission of lethal phenotype in a Mendelian fashion by genetically modified pigs that underwent blastocyst complementation
1Meiji University International Institute for Bio-Resource Research (MUIIBR), Kawasaki, Japan; 2Laboratory of Developmental Engineering, Department of Life Sciences, Meiji University, Kawasaki, Japan; 3Institute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.
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Effect of doses and time post-injection on hormonal induction of spermiation in Bufo calamita (Anura: Bufonidae)
1Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain; 2Memphis Zoo, Memphis, Tennessee, USA; 3Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain.
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Chemical fingerprinting of embryotoxic mineral oil
1Mayo Clinic, Rochester, New York, USA; 2University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK.
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Development of novel neurokinin-3 receptor agonists that potently stimulate the GnRH pulse generator
1National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, Tsukuba, Japan; 2Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan; 3Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan.
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Metabolic reprogramming may underpin the aetiology of endometriosis
1University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK; 2Queen’s Medical Research Institute, Edinburgh, UK.
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Deletion of the C-terminal region of OVGP1 affects porcine IVF
1University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 2Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden.
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Development of knock-in somatic cells to produce human FGF2 protein on the bovine [beta]-casein gene locus using F2A self-processing peptide
College of Agriculture and Life Science, Chonnam National University, Gwangju, Republic of Korea.
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Gonadotropin-independent follicle development in the Kiss1/- female rats
1Azabu University, Sagamihara, Japan; 2Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan; 3The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Japan.
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Hypothalamic arcuate nuleus-specific enhancer for kisspeptin expression of female mice
1Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan; 2Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan; 3National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, Japan; 4The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Japan.
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Proteome-wide changes in liver function by continuous exposure to sewage sludge
1University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK; 2University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK.
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Determination of expression of MFGE8 in porcine oviduct and uterus
1Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 2University of Murcia, Espinardo, Spain; 3University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain.
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Lack of gonadotropin release in Kiss1 knockout male rats
1Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan; 2The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Japan; 3National Institute for Physiological Science, Okazaki, Japan.
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The gender-specific hormone INSL3 demonstrates inter-fetal transport of hormones between male and female fetuses
1University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, UK; 2Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN), Dummerstorf, Germany.
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Does xenotoxicant-disrupted fetal sheep thyroid development persist into adulthood?
1University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK; 2Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; 3University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK.
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The role of kisspeptin for defeminization and masculinization of sexual behaviors in rats
1The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Japan; 2Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan; 3National Institute for Physiological Science, Okazaki, Japan.
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Mating decreases the sulfated HNK1 carbohydrate motif over a 130 kDa glycoprotein in the rat endosalpynx
1Universidad de Antofagasta, Antofagasta, Chile; 2Universidad Andrés Bello, Santiago, Chile; 3Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Santiago, Chile.
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Defining the role of sry-related HMG box 4 in male differentiation in vivo
Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
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Granulosa cells from human small antral follicles changes gene expression during culture
1University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark; 2Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark.
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Effects of common FSH receptor single-nucleotide polymorphisms on the follicular fluid hormone profile and the granulosa cell gene expression in human small antral follicles
1Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark; 2University Hospital Motol, 2nd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic; 3University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark; 4Lund University, Malmø, Sweden; 5Aarhus University, Aarhus C, Denmark.
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Telomerase reverse transcriptase is an epithelial progenitor marker in the mouse endometrium
1MIMR–PHI Institute of Medical Research, Clayton, Victoria, Australia; 2Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
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Cdh1- and Cdc20-independent APC activity in mouse oocytes
1University College London, London, UK; 2Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia.
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High testicular size is related with low intramale variation of sperm design in red deer
1SaBio, Instituto de Investigación en Recursos Cinegéticos (IREC), CSIC-UCLM-JCCM, Ciudad Real, Spain; 2Czech University of Life Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic.
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Improvement of cloned blastocyst quality upon CHIR treatment of donor cells
1University of Teramo, Teramo, Italy; 2RIKEN BRC, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan.
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Conceptus-derived proteins in bovine uterine luminal fluid at the time of pregnancy recognition in cattle
UCD, Dublin, Ireland; Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA; Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, USA
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Live imaging reveals novel dynamic events in transitioning mouse gonocytes
Imperial College London, London, UK; University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA.
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The impact of DNA damage induced by sperm cryopreservation in Xenopus
1University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, UK; 2Institute of Zoology, London, UK.
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