mRNA Expression of NANOG and OCT4 in Human Embryos

Stavreus-Evers, A.
March 2013
Fertility Weekly;3/25/2013, p2
Academic Journal
The article focuses on study on human embryonic stem cells. The messenger RNA (mRNA) expression of homeobox proteins transcription factor (NANOG) can be localized using in situ hybridization in these cells. This was performed by down regulation of ovarian hyperstimulation utilized gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist (GnRHA) followed by inducing of recombinant follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) in human embryos. The results showed that NANOG in humans plays a role in embryonic development.


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