MWRI Work-in-Progress "“Lhx8: a regulator of primordial follicle activation and oocyte maturation”



Date
February 17, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Speaker(s)
Yu Ren, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate, Rajkovic Lab, University of Pittsburgh, MWRI
Location
Magee-Womens Research Institute, 204 Craft Ave, Conf Center
Admission
Physicians earn 1.0 CME credits
Light lunch provided. Registration is not required.
Description

The loss of Lhx8 in ovary primordial follicles causes premature oocyte activation.
The loss of Lhx8 in ovary primary follicles leads to premature resumption of meiosis.