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title = "In Vitro Maturation and Culture of Human Oocytes",
abstract = "We describe the collection, culture, and ex vivo, in vitro maturation of germinal vesicle (GV) oocytes obtained from human small antral follicles (hSAFs). hSAFs contain fully grown GV oocytes and have the advantages that they are more numerous than large or mature follicles, which are used in IVF treatment. hSAFs can be obtained directly from human ovarian tissue without exogenous gonadotrophin stimulation and therefore allows studies of oocytes even from young women and girls. The method described here was developed to study human female meiosis but could in theory also be used for fertility treatment.",
author = "Gruhn, {Jennifer R} and Kristensen, {Stine Gry} and Andersen, {Claus Yding} and Hoffmann, {Eva R}",
year = "2018",
doi = "10.1007/978-1-4939-8603-3_3",
language = "English",
volume = "1818",
pages = "23--30",
journal = "Methods in Molecular Biology",
issn = "1064-3745",
publisher = "Humana Press, Inc",

}

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TY - JOUR

T1 - In Vitro Maturation and Culture of Human Oocytes

AU - Gruhn, Jennifer R

AU - Kristensen, Stine Gry

AU - Andersen, Claus Yding

AU - Hoffmann, Eva R

PY - 2018

Y1 - 2018

N2 - We describe the collection, culture, and ex vivo, in vitro maturation of germinal vesicle (GV) oocytes obtained from human small antral follicles (hSAFs). hSAFs contain fully grown GV oocytes and have the advantages that they are more numerous than large or mature follicles, which are used in IVF treatment. hSAFs can be obtained directly from human ovarian tissue without exogenous gonadotrophin stimulation and therefore allows studies of oocytes even from young women and girls. The method described here was developed to study human female meiosis but could in theory also be used for fertility treatment.

AB - We describe the collection, culture, and ex vivo, in vitro maturation of germinal vesicle (GV) oocytes obtained from human small antral follicles (hSAFs). hSAFs contain fully grown GV oocytes and have the advantages that they are more numerous than large or mature follicles, which are used in IVF treatment. hSAFs can be obtained directly from human ovarian tissue without exogenous gonadotrophin stimulation and therefore allows studies of oocytes even from young women and girls. The method described here was developed to study human female meiosis but could in theory also be used for fertility treatment.

U2 - 10.1007/978-1-4939-8603-3_3

DO - 10.1007/978-1-4939-8603-3_3

M3 - Journal article

VL - 1818

SP - 23

EP - 30

JO - Methods in Molecular Biology

JF - Methods in Molecular Biology

SN - 1064-3745

ER -

ID: 54944633