9. Physiological Genomics of Preimplantation Embryo Development in Production Animals

  1. Zhihua Jiang2 and
  2. Troy L. Ott3
  1. Luc J. Peelman

Published Online: 6 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780813810898.ch9

Reproductive Genomics in Domestic Animals

Reproductive Genomics in Domestic Animals

How to Cite

Peelman, L. J. (2010) Physiological Genomics of Preimplantation Embryo Development in Production Animals, in Reproductive Genomics in Domestic Animals (eds Z. Jiang and T. L. Ott), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780813810898.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Animal Sciences, Center for Reproductive Biology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-6351, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Dairy and Animal Sciences, Center for Reproductive Biology and Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Nutrition, Genetics and Ethology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, 9820, Merelbeke, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 14 MAY 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813817842

Online ISBN: 9780813810898

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Keywords:

  • preimplantation embryo development and physiological genomics, in production animals;
  • developmental competence and oocyte quality;
  • embryonic genome activation - preimplantation development;
  • cell polarization aspects - microvilli distribution and cytoplasmic polarization;
  • MYL6 - smooth muscle myosin light chain isoform;
  • ewe oviduct - bovine preimplantation embryos production;
  • HSP70.2, molecular chaperone - upregulating stress response

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Preimplantation developmental stages and transcriptomics

  • Preimplantation developmental systems and transcriptomics

  • Future research directions

  • References