Use of ESCM for In Vitro Culture of Preimplantation Embryos

Marikawa, Yusuke
January 2012
Fertility Weekly;1/30/2012, p6
Academic Journal
The article discusses the result of a study regarding the significant aspects of embryonic stem cell culture medium (ESCM) in vitro embryo development of preimplantation embryos. The study assesses the impact of ESCM on pre- and post-implantation development of the mouse embryo in comparison with the conventional culture medium, a potassium simplex optimized medium (KSOM). It reveals that ESCM may augment in vitro embryo development and using different culture media may be beneficial.


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