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Nature Biotechnology volume 34, pages 12471248 (2016) | Download Citation

The generation of oocytes in a dish from mouse pluripotent cells may be difficult to replicate with human cells.

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  1. Johan E.J. Smitz is in the Follicle Biology Laboratory, University Hospital UZBrussel, Medical School, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium.

    • Johan E J Smitz
  2. Robert B. Gilchrist is in the Discipline of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, School of Women's & Children's Health, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

    • Robert B Gilchrist

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