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Growth axis maturation is linked to nutrition, growth and developmental rate
Jennifer A Hetz, Brandon R Menzies, Geoffrey Shaw, Alexandra Rao, Lain J Clarke, Marilyn B Renfree
Maturation of the mammalian growth axis is thought to be linked to the transition from fetal to post-natal life at birth. However,..
Retroviral envelope gene captures and syncytin exaptation for placentation in marsupials
Guillaume Cornelis, Cecile Vernochet, Quentin Carradec, Sylvie Souquere, Baptiste Mulot, Francois Catzeflis, Maria A Nilsson, Brandon R Menzies, Marilyn B Renfree, Gerard Pierron, Ulrich Zeller, Odile Heidmann, Anne Dupressoir, Thierry Heidmann
Syncytins are genes of retroviral origin captured by eutherian mammals, with a role in placentation. Here we show that some marsup..
Trophoblast specialisations during pregnancy in the tammar wallaby, Macropus eugenii: A morphological and lectin histochemical study
CJP Jones, JN Skepper, MB Renfree, JD Aplin
INTRODUCTION: The tammar wallaby has a short gestation (26.5 days) and vascular modifications to expedite transport during that br..
Sex-linked and autosomal microsatellites provide new insights into island populations of the tammar wallaby
AJ MacDonald, NN FitzSimmons, B Chambers, MB Renfree, SD Sarre
The emerging availability of microsatellite markers from mammalian sex chromosomes provides opportunities to investigate both male..
Paf receptor expression in the marsupial embryo and endometrium during embryonic diapause
Jane C Fenelon, Geoff Shaw, Chris O'Neill, Stephen Frankenberg, Marilyn B Renfree
The control of reactivation from embryonic diapause in the tammar wallaby (Macropus eugenii) involves sequential activation of the..
The fetomaternal interface shows vascular hypoglycosylation in the tammar wallaby Macropus eugenii: Comparison with a range of non-mammalian and eutherian placentae
CJP Jones, JD Aplin, MB Renfree
INTRODUCTION: Blood vessel glycosylation at the fetomaternal interface of four near-term specimens of tammar wallaby, Macropus eug..
Cooperativity of imprinted genes inactivated by acquired chromosome 20q deletions
Athar Aziz, E Joanna Baxter, Carol Edwards, Clara Yujing Cheong, Mitsuteru Ito, Anthony Bench, Rebecca Kelley, Yvonne Silber, Philip A Beer, Keefe Chng, Marilyn B Renfree, Kirsten McEwen, Dionne Gray, Jyoti Nangalia, Ghulam J Mufti, Eva Hellstrom-Lindberg, Jean-Jacques Kiladjian, Mary Frances McMullin, Peter J Campbell, Anne C Ferguson-Smith
Large regions of recurrent genomic loss are common in cancers; however, with a few well-characterized exceptions, how they contrib..
Proteomics and Deep Sequencing Comparison of Seasonally Active Venom Glands in the Platypus Reveals Novel Venom Peptides and Distinct Expression Profiles
Emily SW Wong, David Morgenstern, Ehtesham Mofiz, Sara Gombert, Katrina M Morris, Peter Temple-Smith, Marilyn B Renfree, Camilla M Whittington, Glenn F King, Wesley C Warren, Anthony T Papenfuss, Katherine Belov
The platypus is a venomous monotreme. Male platypuses possess a spur on their hind legs that is connected to glands in the pelvic ..