Progress in Human Somatic-Cell Nuclear Transfer
- Hello Dolly. Bronson, Rebecca; Kowalski, Kathiann M. // Odyssey;Feb98, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p12
Explains how nuclear transfer was used to clone sheep. Differentiation of the cells; German scientist Hans Spemann's discovery of cells directing development of a normal embryo; Mammals in vitro fertilization; Implantation into a surrogate mother; Use of a nucleus from an adult in cloning sheep.
- Genetic Manipulation by Nuclear Transfer. // Journal of Assisted Reproduction & Genetics;Sep97, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p480
Presents an abstract if the article `Genetic Manipulation by Nuclear Transfer,' by Don P. Wolf, which was presented at the Second International Symposium on Preimplantation Genetics.
- nuclear transplantation:. Schlegel, Rolf H. J. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of Plant Breeding & Related Subjects;2003, p292
A definition of the term "nuclear transplantation" is presented which refers to the transfer of a nucleus into the cytoplasm of another cell.
- Distinct functions for the two importing subunits in nuclear protein import. Gorlich, Dirk; Vogel, Frank // Nature;9/21/1995, Vol. 377 Issue 6546, p246
Illustrates how the import of nuclear proteins proceeds through the nuclear pore complex requiring nuclear localization signals, energy and soluble factors. Role of importin-alpha and importin-beta as import substrate; Efficiency of import using recombinant soluble factors.
- Lambing by nuclear transfer. Solter, Davor // Nature;3/7/1996, Vol. 380 Issue 6569, p24
Explains why the successful cloning of identical sheep by nuclear transfer from cultured cells is cause for celebration. Experiments to increase understanding of the genetic control of mammalian development have only been successful in mice historically; Limitations of reliable nuclear transfer...
- Sheep cloned by nuclear transfer from a cultured cell line. Campbell, K.H.S.; McWhir, J. // Nature;3/7/1996, Vol. 380 Issue 6569, p64
Presents the first report ever of live mammalian offspring following nuclear transfer from an established cell line. Details of the processes which culminated in the successful cloning of sheep; Implications of the findings.
- Contemporary ethical analyses: A shortfall in scientific knowledge. Bacchetta, Matthew; Richter, Gerd // Politics & the Life Sciences;Mar98, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p11
Opinion. Comments on Andrea Bonnicksen's views on issues pertaining to nuclei transplantation between eggs. Limitations of scientific knowledge on issues pertaining to nuclei transplantation; Details on the complexities of medical science; Reference to some of the major issues concerning medicine.
- Researchers and their subjects as neighbors. Lachs, John // Politics & the Life Sciences;Mar98, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p24
Focuses on issues pertaining to genetic modification, with emphasis on egg cell nuclear transfer. Factors which influence the success of science; Details on the pursuit of goals in science; Analysis of ethical problems and policy options in science.
- The 'New' Genetics and Mammalian Cloning in Environmental Health Research. Iannaccone, Philip M. // Environmental Health Perspectives;Oct2000, Vol. 108 Issue 10, pA438
Editorial. Comments on the importance of genetic technology on the study of toxicology. Relevance of toxicological studies on the application of transgenic mice and knock-out technologies; Enhancement of rat models through mammalian cloning; Key steps in base excision repair; Concept of...