Das D, Khan P, Maitra S. Endocrine and paracrine regulation of meiotic cell cycle progression in teleost oocytes: cAMP at the centre of complex intra-oocyte signalling events. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2017;241:33-40 pubmed publisher
..Moreover, special emphasis is placed on some recent findings on interaction of PKA with some of the MPF-regulating components (e.g., synthesis of cyclin B or MEK/MAPK signalling cascade) for the maintenance of prophase arrest. ..
Das D, Pal S, Maitra S. Releasing prophase arrest in zebrafish oocyte: synergism between maturational steroid and Igf1. Reproduction. 2016;151:59-72 pubmed publisher
..This indicates potential synergism between maturational steroid and Igf1 which might have physiological relevance in overcoming E2 inhibition of meiosis resumption in zebrafish oocytes. ..
Das D, Nath P, Pal S, Hajra S, Ghosh P, Maitra S. Expression of two insulin receptor subtypes, insra and insrb, in zebrafish (Danio rerio) ovary and involvement of insulin action in ovarian function. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2016;239:21-31 pubmed publisher
..Moreover, priming with anti-IRÎ² attenuated insulin action on meiotic G2-M1 transition indicating the specificity of insulin action and physiological relevance of IR in zebrafish ovary. ..