Preimplantation Embryo Development

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ISBN: 978-1-4613-9319-1 (Print) 978-1-4613-9317-7 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Development of the Oocyte

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-21

      Nuclear and Cytoplasmic Changes During Oocyte Maturation

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 22-37

      Follicular Control of Meiotic Maturation in Mammalian Oocytes

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      Pages 38-42

      Translation Control in Oocytes: A Critical Role for the Poly(A) Tail of Maternal mRNAs

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 43-53

      Establishment of Competence for Preimplantation Embryogenesis during Oogenesis in Mice

  3. Epigenetic Control of Embryo Development

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 55-55

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      Pages 57-72

      Regulation of Hamster Embryo Development In Vitro by Amino Acids

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      Pages 73-82

      Energy Metabolism in Preimplantation Development

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      Pages 83-96

      Growth Factors as Regulators of Mammalian Preimplantation Embryo Development

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      Pages 97-111

      Intracellular pH Regulation by the Preimplantation Embryo

  4. Genetics of Embryo Development

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 113-113

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      Pages 115-130

      Activation of the Embryonic Genome: Comparisons Between Mouse and Bovine Development

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      Pages 131-143

      Mutations Affecting Early Development in the Mouse

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      Pages 144-156

      Parental Imprinting in Mammalian Development

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      Pages 157-165

      Developmental Potential of Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells

  5. Differentiation of the Embryo

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 167-167

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      Pages 169-183

      Blastocyst Development and Growth: Role of Inositol and Citrate

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      Pages 184-199

      Development of Human Blastocysts In Vitro

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      Pages 200-210

      Development of Na/K ATPase Activity and Blastocoel Formation

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      Pages 212-226

      Effects of Imprinting on Early Development of Mouse Embryos

  6. Embryo-Maternal Interactions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 227-227

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      Pages 229-243

      Uterine Secretory Activity and Embryo Development

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      Pages 244-263

      In Vitro Models for Implantation of the Mammalian Embryo

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 264-275

      Chemical Signals in Embryo-Maternal Dialogue: Role of Growth Factors

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 276-295

      Regulation of Chorionic Gonadotropin Secretion by Cultured Human Blastocysts

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 297-354