Volume 5 (2005) - December 2005
Miguel L Soares, Seiki Haraguchi, Maria-Elena Torres-Padilla, Tibor Kalmar, Lee Carpenter, Graham Bell, Alastair Morrison, Christopher JA Ring, Neil J Clarke, David M Glover, Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz BMC Developmental Biology 2005, 5:28 (28 December 2005)
Anterior visceral endoderm development genes were targeted using RNA interference in peri-implantation mouse embryos, demonstrating a novel role for Bmp4 and, when applied to multiple isoforms, redundancy between murine Dishevelled genes.
Karen Goossens, Mario Van Poucke, Ann Van Soom, Jo Vandesompele, Alex Van Zeveren, Luc J Peelman BMC Developmental Biology 2005, 5:27 (3 December 2005)
Measurements of transcription levels of proposed reference genes for preimplantation bovine embryos show that YWHAZ, GAPD and SDHA are the most stable and should be used in combination to normalize quantitative data during this stage.