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CRYOCYTE Report Summary

Project ID: Q5RS-2002-00784
Funded under: FP5-LIFE QUALITY
Country: Israel

Procedures for cryo-preservation of gilthead seabream oocytes

1. Cryoprotectant toxicity was determined for GSB oocytes.
2. Accumulation of radiolabelled methanol in ZF and GSB oocytes was determined as an indication for permeability of permeable cryoprotective agents.
3. A method was developed for successful cryopreservation of small size GSB oocytes as determined by MTT staining.


Esther LUBZENS, (Senior Researcher)
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Record Number: 44411 / Last updated on: 2007-08-22
Information source: e-TIP
Collaboration sought: Available for consultancy, Further research or development support, Information exchange/Training, Private-public partnership
Stage of development: Scientific and/or technical knowledge (basic research)