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- Furnus, Cecilia C.; Valcarcel, Alberto; Dulout, Fernando N.; Errecalde, Ana Lía
- Theriogenology 2003 v.60 no.9 pp. 1633-1644
- umbilical cord, etc ; animal tissues; blastocyst; cattle; cell membranes; cytoplasm; developmental stages; eggs; embryogenesis; embryonic stem cells; extracellular matrix; fluids; fluorescein; fluorescent antibody technique; humans; hyaluronic acid; in vitro fertilization; isomers; mice; molecular weight; oocytes; spermatozoa; swine; Show all 23 Subjects
- ... Hyaluronic acid (HA) is a high molecular weight polysaccharide found in the extracellular matrix of most animal tissues, that exerts a profound influence on cell behavior. HA is one of the most abundant glycosaminoglycans (GAGs) in the uterine, oviductal and follicular fluids in mouse, pig, human and cattle. CD44, the principal cell membrane receptor for HA, is expressed from the 1- to 8-cell stag ...