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Fish primary oocytes - gene expression

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Testing effects of chemicals on gene expression (mostly estrogen-related genes) in freshly isolated primary oocytes from ovaries of salmon

Reference:
Vang, S.-H. (2007) Clinical Research in Toxicology 20, 1811-1819; Kortner, T.M., Arukwe, A. (2007) Comp. Biochem. Physiol., Part C: Toxicol. Pharmacol. 146, 569-580.

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