"Zygote" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The fertilized OVUM resulting from the fusion of a male and a female gamete.
- Fertilized Ovum
- Ovum, Fertilized
- Fertilized Egg
- Egg, Fertilized
- Eggs, Fertilized
- Fertilized Eggs
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Zygote" by people in Profiles.
Simerly CR, Takahashi D, Jacoby E, Castro C, Hartnett C, Hewitson L, Navara C, Schatten G. Fertilization and Cleavage Axes Differ In Primates Conceived By Conventional (IVF) Versus Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI). Sci Rep. 2019 10 25; 9(1):15282.
Ortega MA, Ko M, Marh J, Finberg A, Oshiro M, Ward WS. Presence of the Paternal Pronucleus Assists Embryo in Overcoming Cycloheximide Induced Abnormalities in Zygotic Mitosis. J Cell Biochem. 2016 08; 117(8):1806-12.
Ortega MA, Nguyen H, Ward WS. ORC proteins in the mammalian zygote. Cell Tissue Res. 2016 Jan; 363(1):195-200.
Yamauchi Y, Riel JM, Stoytcheva Z, Ward MA. Two Y genes can replace the entire Y chromosome for assisted reproduction in the mouse. Science. 2014 Jan 03; 343(6166):69-72.
Gawecka JE, Marh J, Ortega M, Yamauchi Y, Ward MA, Ward WS. Mouse zygotes respond to severe sperm DNA damage by delaying paternal DNA replication and embryonic development. PLoS One. 2013; 8(2):e56385.
Ortega MA, Marh J, Alarcon VB, Ward WS. Unique pattern of ORC2 and MCM7 localization during DNA replication licensing in the mouse zygote. Biol Reprod. 2012 Sep; 87(3):62.
Yamauchi Y, Riel JM, Ward MA. Paternal DNA damage resulting from various sperm treatments persists after fertilization and is similar before and after DNA replication. J Androl. 2012 Mar-Apr; 33(2):229-38.
Johnson JE, Higdon HL, Boone WR. Effect of human granulosa cell co-culture using standard culture media on the maturation and fertilization potential of immature human oocytes. Fertil Steril. 2008 Nov; 90(5):1674-9.
Yamauchi Y, Doe B, Ajduk A, Ward MA. Genomic DNA damage in mouse transgenesis. Biol Reprod. 2007 Nov; 77(5):803-12.
Giritharan G, Talbi S, Donjacour A, Di Sebastiano F, Dobson AT, Rinaudo PF. Effect of in vitro fertilization on gene expression and development of mouse preimplantation embryos. Reproduction. 2007 Jul; 134(1):63-72.