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Guardians of the oocyte methylome

Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biologyvolume 20pages23 (2019) | Download Citation

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    1. Li, Y. et al. Stella safeguards the oocyte methylome by preventing de novo methylation mediated by DNMT1. Nature (2018)

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    1. Eckersley-Maslin, M. A., Alda-Catalinas, C. & Reik, W. Dynamics of the epigenetic landscape during the maternal-to-zygotic transition. Nat. Rev. Mol. Cell Biol. 19, 436–450 (2018)

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