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The use of microarrays to define functionally-related genes that are differentially expressed in the cycling pig uterus

Green J.A. , Kim J.G. , Whitworth J.G. , Agca C. , Prather R.S.

In swine and other livestock, the uterine endometrium exhibits dramatic morphological and secretory changes throughout the oestrous cycle and during pregnancy. Such physiological changes are a reflection of extremely complex interactions between gene products (RNA and protein). The recent development of genomics and proteomics methods, as well as associated bioinformatics tools, has provided the means to begin characterising such interactions. Indeed, the analysis of the...