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Proteomics-based systems biology modeling of bovine germinal vesicle stage oocyte and cumulus cell interaction.
(Public Library of Science, 6/21/2010)
BACKGROUND: Oocytes are the female gametes which establish the program of life after fertilization. Interactions between oocyte and the surrounding cumulus cells at germinal vesicle (GV) stage are considered essential for ...
Methylseleninic acid sensitizes Notch3-activated OVCA429 ovarian cancer cells to carboplatin.
(Public Library of Science, 7/10/2014)
Ovarian cancer, the deadliest of gynecologic cancers, is usually not diagnosed until advanced stages. Although carboplatin has been popular for treating ovarian cancer for decades, patients eventually develop resistance ...
Population and demographic structure of Ixodes scapularis Say in the eastern United States.
(Public Library of Science, 7/15/2014)
INTRODUCTION: The most significant vector of tick-borne pathogens in the United States is Ixodes scapularis Say (the blacklegged tick). Previous studies have identified significant genetic, behavioral and morphological ...
Fecal near infrared spectroscopy to discriminate physiological status in giant pandas.
(Public Library of Science, 6/13/2012)
Giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) monitoring and research often require accurate estimates of population size and density. However, obtaining these estimates has been challenging. Innovative technologies, such as fecal ...