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A. Marijne Heeren, Nannan He, Aline F. de Souza, Angelique Goercharn-Ramlal, Liesbeth van Iperen, Matthias S. Roost, Maria M. Gomes Fernandes, Lucette A. J. van der Westerlaken, Susana M. Chuva de Sousa Lopes
Journal: Biology Open
Biol Open (2016) 5 (2): 185–194.
Published: 1 February 2016
... to colonize the gonadal primordia at around seven weeks of gestation (W7, or five weeks post conception). Many germ cells are lost along the way and should enter apoptosis, but some escape and can give rise to extragonadal germ cell tumors. Due to the common somatic origin of gonads and adrenal cortex, we...
Includes: Supplementary data