Corporate Banner
Satellite Banner
qPCR
Scientific Community
 
Become a Member | Sign in
Home>News>This Article
  News
Return

Genomic Assessment of Human Cumulus Cell Marker Genes

Published: Thursday, August 02, 2012
Last Updated: Thursday, August 02, 2012
Bookmark and Share
Study includes the investigation of the impact of technical and biological variability such as qPCR series and patients on the level of gene expression.

Background

Single embryo transfer (SET) is the most successful way to reduce the frequency of multiple pregnancies following in vitro fertilisation. However, selecting the embryo for SET with the highest chances of pregnancy remains a difficult challenge since morphological and kinetics criteria provide poor prediction of both developmental and implantation ability. Partly through the expression of specific genes, the oocyte-cumulus interaction helps the oocyte to acquire its developmental competence. Our aim was therefore to identify at the level of cumulus cells (CCs) genes related to oocyte developmental competence.

This study is published online in PLoS ONE and is free to access.


Further Information
Access to this exclusive content is for Technology Networks Premium members only.

Join Technology Networks Premium for free access to:

  • Exclusive articles
  • Presentations from international conferences
  • Over 2,500+ scientific posters on ePosters
  • More than 3,700+ scientific videos on LabTube
  • 35 community eNewsletters


Sign In



Forgotten your details? Click Here
If you are not a member you can join here

*Please note: By logging into TechnologyNetworks.com you agree to accept the use of cookies. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

Related Content

Selection of Reference Genes for Quantitative RT-PCR Analysis
The expression stability of 12 commonly used reference genes was analysed.
Thursday, April 02, 2015
Determination of Arabidopsis Thaliana Telomere Length by PCR
Researchers have designed two telomeric degenerated primers that amplify Arabidopsis telomeres by MMQPCR.
Friday, July 11, 2014
Methods for Multiplex Template Sampling in Digital PCR Assays
This article presents Multiplex Template Sampling, an alternative strategy to effectively increase template concentrations in dPCR analysis.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Detection of Large Expansions in Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1
The aims of this study were to verify the validity of triplet primed-PCR for the diagnosis of patients presenting with DM1 clinical findings and to simplify the testing procedure.
Monday, May 12, 2014
Genotoxicity Evaluation of Acephate and Profenofos by the PCR-RFLP Assay
The rampant use of organophosphorus insecticides has created a chemical environment which is proving harmful to the living system.
Thursday, April 24, 2014
An Alternative Suite of Universal Primers for Genotyping in Multiplex PCR
The new set of universal primers for multiplex genotyping were proven to be efficient and reliable in varied species.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
DNA Polymerase Preference Determines PCR Priming Efficiency
Researchers use high throughput sequencing to systematically demonstrate and characterize DNA polymerase priming bias.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
MAR-Mediated Integration of Plasmid Vectors for In Vivo Gene Transfer and Regulation
The in vivo transfer of naked plasmid DNA into organs such as muscles is commonly used to assess the expression of prophylactic or therapeutic genes in animal disease models.
Thursday, December 05, 2013
Diagnostic Performance and Therapeutic Impact of PCR Assay in Patients with Suspected Sepsis
A rapid and accurate etiological diagnosis is essential in the successful management of patients with bloodstream infections.
Monday, November 25, 2013
Diabetic Retinopathy is Associated with Oxidative Stress and Mitigation of Gene Expression of Antioxidant Enzymes
The aim of the present study was to investigate different anthropometric and biochemical parameters among patients with DR and patients without DR.
Monday, October 07, 2013
Tool for the Identification of Targeted Sequences from Multidimensional High Throughput Sequencing Data
This article illustrated the use of InsertionMapper which consists of four independently working modules.
Monday, October 07, 2013
RNA-Seq Reveals Infection-Related Gene Expression Changes in Phytophthora capsici
This study provides a critical step to characterize the mechanisms of pathogenicity and virulence of P. capsici.
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Detection of Coinfection of Unusual Types of Bovine Papillomavirus by a PCR-RFLP Method
Findings point to the dissemination of BPVs with unclear pathogenic potential.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Indeterminate tcdB Using a C. difficile PCR Assay
C. difficile toxin RT-PCR is increasingly being adopted in clinical laboratories because it is more sensitive and reduces turnaround time when compared to toxin immunoassay.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Single-Reaction, Multiplex, RT-PCR for the Detection, Quantitation, and Serotyping of Dengue Viruses
Article demonstrates a diagnostic test that is more analytically sensitive than a commonly used reference molecular assay.
Tuesday, May 07, 2013
Scientific News
Ultrafast DNA Diagnostics
New technology developed by UC Berkeley bioengineers promises to make a workhorse lab tool cheaper, more portable and many times faster by accelerating the heating and cooling of genetic samples with the switch of a light.
The Genetic Roots of Adolescent Scoliosis
Scientists at the RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences in collaboration with Keio University in Japan have discovered a gene that is linked to susceptibility of Scoliosis.
Diagnostic Test Developed for Enterovirus D68
researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have developed a diagnostic test to quickly detect enterovirus D68 (EV-D68), a respiratory virus that caused unusually severe illness in children last year.
Simple Technology Makes CRISPR Gene Editing Cheaper
University of California, Berkeley, researchers have discovered a much cheaper and easier way to target a hot new gene editing tool, CRISPR-Cas9, to cut or label DNA.
RNAi Screening Trends
Understand current trends and learn which application areas are expected to gain in popularity over the next few years.
HPV Genomes Show Greater Diversity Than Expected in Cancer Patients
The findings could have implications for eventually understanding why some cervical lesions become malignant.
Rapidly Detecting Drug-Resistant HepC
A nested PCR-based assay has been shown to rapidly and accurately detect drug-resistant strains of the hepatitis C virus.
Researchers Seek Water Test for Invasive Species Detection
Detecting invasive lake and river species using just a water sample would be a dream come true for wildlife managers and regulators in the state and University of Maine researchers may soon make this an inexpensive reality.
New Cell Structure Finding Might Lead to Novel Cancer Therapies
University of Warwick scientists in the U.K. say they have discovered a cell structure which could help researchers understand why some cancers develop.
Ebola Assays Compared in Head-to-Head Analysis
A newly published study has attempted to rigorously evaluate a few of the assays recently granted Emergency Use Authorization by the US Food and Drug Administration to test for Ebola Zaire virus.
Skyscraper Banner

Skyscraper Banner
Go to LabTube
Go to eposters
 
Access to the latest scientific news
Exclusive articles
Upload and share your posters on ePosters
Latest presentations and webinars
View a library of 1,800+ scientific and medical posters
2,500+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
3,700+ scientific videos
Close
Premium CrownJOIN TECHNOLOGY NETWORKS PREMIUM FREE!