Altered Stem Cell Receptor Activity in the Ovarian Surface Epithelium by Exogenous Zinc and/or Progesterone


ÖKTEM G. , SAHIN Ç. , DILSIZ Ö. , DEMIRAY S. B. , GÖKER E. , TAVMERGEN E.

DRUG RESEARCH, vol.65, no.5, pp.252-258, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 65 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-0034-1376975
  • Title of Journal : DRUG RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.252-258

Abstract

Background: Ovarian surface epithelium (OSE) has the characteristics of a stem cell and the potential for differentiation. Previous studies on this subject have succeeded in deriving oocytes from OSE stem cells, leading to the belief that OSE could be used for infertility treatment.