M C Gomez

Summary

Affiliation: Audubon Nature Institute Center for Research of Endangered Species
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint 151 evaluation of reference gene transcript stability during early pre-implantation development and in spermatogonial cells in the cat
    M N Biancardi
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 24:187-8. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Scriptaid and 5-aza-2'deoxycytidine enhanced expression of pluripotent genes and in vitro developmental competence in interspecies black-footed cat cloned embryos
    M C Gomez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    Reprod Domest Anim 47:130-5. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Trichostatin A modified histone covalent pattern and enhanced expression of pluripotent genes in interspecies black-footed cat cloned embryos but did not improve in vitro and in vivo viability
    Martha C Gómez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Cell Reprogram 13:315-29. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Generation of domestic transgenic cloned kittens using lentivirus vectors
    Martha C Gómez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, Louisiana 70131, USA
    Cloning Stem Cells 11:167-76. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Nuclear transfer of sand cat cells into enucleated domestic cat oocytes is affected by cryopreservation of donor cells
    Martha C Gómez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, Louisiana 70131, USA
    Cloning Stem Cells 10:469-83. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Derivation of cat embryonic stem-like cells from in vitro-produced blastocysts on homologous and heterologous feeder cells
    M C Gomez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Theriogenology 74:498-515. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Chromosomal aneuploidy in African Wildcat somatic cells and cloned embryos
    Martha C Gómez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, 14001 River Road, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    Cloning Stem Cells 8:69-78. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Cloning endangered felids using heterospecific donor oocytes and interspecies embryo transfer
    Martha C Gómez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, 14001 River Road, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 21:76-82. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Nuclear transfer in cats and its application
    M C Gomez
    Audubon Nature Institute Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    Theriogenology 66:72-81. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Birth of African Wildcat cloned kittens born from domestic cats
    Martha C Gómez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    Cloning Stem Cells 6:247-58. 2004

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint 151 evaluation of reference gene transcript stability during early pre-implantation development and in spermatogonial cells in the cat
    M N Biancardi
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 24:187-8. 2011
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  2. ncbi request reprint Scriptaid and 5-aza-2'deoxycytidine enhanced expression of pluripotent genes and in vitro developmental competence in interspecies black-footed cat cloned embryos
    M C Gomez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    Reprod Domest Anim 47:130-5. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Trichostatin A modified histone covalent pattern and enhanced expression of pluripotent genes in interspecies black-footed cat cloned embryos but did not improve in vitro and in vivo viability
    Martha C Gómez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Cell Reprogram 13:315-29. 2011
    ..However, genomic reprogramming of Is-BFC cloned blastocysts did not follow the same reprogramming pattern observed in DSH-IVF embryos, and in vitro and in vivo developmental competence was not enhanced...
  4. ncbi request reprint Generation of domestic transgenic cloned kittens using lentivirus vectors
    Martha C Gómez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, Louisiana 70131, USA
    Cloning Stem Cells 11:167-76. 2009
    ..In summary, we report the birth of transgenic cloned kittens produced by LV vector-mediated transduction of donor cells and confirm that cloned kittens express the EGFP reporter transgene in all body tissues...
  5. ncbi request reprint Nuclear transfer of sand cat cells into enucleated domestic cat oocytes is affected by cryopreservation of donor cells
    Martha C Gómez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, Louisiana 70131, USA
    Cloning Stem Cells 10:469-83. 2008
    ..Consequently, the number of embryos that cleaved, implanted, and developed to term-gestation and POU5F1 expression in derived blastocysts indirectly was affected...
  6. ncbi request reprint Derivation of cat embryonic stem-like cells from in vitro-produced blastocysts on homologous and heterologous feeder cells
    M C Gomez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Theriogenology 74:498-515. 2010
    ..During culture, cESL colonies spontaneously differentiated into fibroblasts, cardiomyocytes, and embryoid bodies. Development of techniques to prevent differentiation of cESL cells will be essential for maintaining defined cell lines...
  7. ncbi request reprint Chromosomal aneuploidy in African Wildcat somatic cells and cloned embryos
    Martha C Gómez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, 14001 River Road, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    Cloning Stem Cells 8:69-78. 2006
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  8. ncbi request reprint Cloning endangered felids using heterospecific donor oocytes and interspecies embryo transfer
    Martha C Gómez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, 14001 River Road, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 21:76-82. 2009
    ..In addition, we discuss epigenetic events that take place in donor cells and felid cloned embryos and mtDNA inheritance in wild felid clones and their offspring...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nuclear transfer in cats and its application
    M C Gomez
    Audubon Nature Institute Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    Theriogenology 66:72-81. 2006
    ..It is important to continue evaluating these animals throughout their lives and to examine their capability for natural reproduction...
  10. ncbi request reprint Birth of African Wildcat cloned kittens born from domestic cats
    Martha C Gómez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    Cloning Stem Cells 6:247-58. 2004
    ..Subsequent DNA analysis of 12 cat-specific microsatellite loci confirmed that all 17 kittens were clones of the AWC donor male. These AWC kittens represent the first wild carnivores to be produced by nuclear transfer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Nuclear transfer of synchronized african wild cat somatic cells into enucleated domestic cat oocytes
    Martha C Gómez
    Department of Animal Science, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808, USA
    Biol Reprod 69:1032-41. 2003
    ..Incomplete reprogramming of the differentiated nucleus may be a major constraint to the in vivo developmental potential of the embryos...
  12. ncbi request reprint Births of kittens produced by intracytoplasmic sperm injection of domestic cat oocytes matured in vitro
    M C Gomez
    The Audubon Institute Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 12:423-33. 2000
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  13. ncbi request reprint In vitro production and transfer of cat embryos in the 21st century
    C E Pope
    Audubon Nature Institute Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    Theriogenology 66:59-71. 2006
    ..Furthermore, extrapolating the domestic biotechniques to non-domestic felids has produced encouraging results in some species...
  14. ncbi request reprint Applying embryo cryopreservation technologies to the production of domestic and black-footed cats
    C E Pope
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    Reprod Domest Anim 47:125-9. 2012
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  15. ncbi request reprint Birth of domestic cat kittens of predetermined sex after transfer of embryos produced by in vitro fertilization of oocytes with flow-sorted sperm
    C E Pope
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, 14001 River Road, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    Theriogenology 71:864-71. 2009
    ..In conclusion, we confirmed that sperm sorting technology can be applied to domestic cats and established that kittens of predetermined sex can be produced...
  16. ncbi request reprint 340 biological characteristics and functional capability of feline adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stem cells
    M C Gomez
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 27:258. 2014
    ..These results suggest that the defined AMSC population (regardless of site of collection) could potentially be employed as a therapeutic agent for diseased or injured felids, both domestic and endangered. ..
  17. doi request reprint 201 transplantation of ssea-1+ and ssea-4+ spermatogonial cell subpopulations in untreated sexually immature domestic cats
    R H Powell
    University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 26:215. 2013
    ..Additionally, SSC colonization in cats is possible without depletion of endogenous cells in sexually immature recipients. ..
  18. doi request reprint 286 expression of pluripotent stem cell markers in domestic cat spermatogonial cells
    R H Powell
    University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 25:290-1. 2012
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  19. ncbi request reprint In vivo survival of domestic cat oocytes after vitrification, intracytoplasmic sperm injection and embryo transfer
    C E Pope
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Theriogenology 77:531-8. 2012
    ..On Days 63 and 66 of gestation, four live kittens were born. In vivo viability of zygotes and/or embryos produced via ICSI of vitrified oocytes was established by birth of live kittens after transfer to recipients...
  20. ncbi request reprint In vitro embryo production and embryo transfer in domestic and non-domestic cats
    C E Pope
    Audubon Nature Institute Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    Theriogenology 66:1518-24. 2006
    ..9, 23.5, 22.0, 23.1, 23.5 and 40.9 oocytes (P > 0.05) were recovered at the first through the sixth treatment cycles from 138, 138, 97, 49, 22, and seven retrievals, respectively...
  21. ncbi request reprint Isolation, culture and characterisation of somatic cells derived from semen and milk of endangered sheep and eland antelope
    L Nel-Themaat
    Department of Animal Sciences, Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 19:576-84. 2007
    ..In conclusion, we have developed a technique for obtaining somatic cells from semen. We have also demonstrated that semen-derived cells can serve as karyoplast donors for nuclear transfer...
  22. ncbi request reprint 339 INFLUENCE OF bFGF AND ACTIVIN A ON CAT FEEDER AND EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS
    M Duque
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 27:258. 2014
    ..2014 Stem Cell Rep. 3, 5-14). Studies that evaluate the effects of supplementing ESC medium with a lower concentration of Activin A may help to elucidate the importance of the Activin/Nodal pathway in cat ESC. ..
  23. ncbi request reprint 219 isolation and characterization of domestic cat spermatogonial cells
    R H Powell
    University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 24:221-2. 2011
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  24. ncbi request reprint 75 epigenetic effects of vitrification on pronuclear domestic cat embryos
    J H Galiguis
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 27:131. 2014
    ..Although vitrified zygotes cleaved in vitro at rates similar to controls, blastocyst development was reduced. In vivo viability was demonstrated; however, postnatal survival of kittens produced was low. ..
  25. doi request reprint 64 cryopreservation of cat ovarian tissue by vitrification
    J Galiguis
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 25:179. 2012
    ..Despite this, tolerance of such follicles to cryopreservation was improved by vitrifying and warming in cryo-media containing 10nM glutathione...
  26. ncbi request reprint 54 cryopreservation of domestic cat epididymal sperm in a defined extender without animal or plant proteins
    J R Saenz
    Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 24:139. 2011
    ..Furthermore, we confirmed that addition of cryoprotectant (i.e. glycerol) after gradual cooling to 4°C is beneficial to post-thaw survival...
  27. ncbi request reprint 85 domestic cat kittens born after transfer of cryopreserved embryos produced by in vitro fertilization of oocytes with flow-sorted sperm
    C E Pope
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 23:148. 2011
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  28. ncbi request reprint 156 laparoscopic uterine embryo transfer in the cat
    C E Pope
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 27:169. 2014
    ..In summary, we demonstrated the feasibility of transferring in vitro-derived cat embryos into the uterus of recipients by the minimally invasive technique of laparoscopy. ..
  29. ncbi request reprint 122 birth of black-footed cat kittens after transfer of cryopreserved embryos produced by in vitro fertilization of oocytes with cryopreserved sperm
    C E Pope
    Audubon Nature Institute Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 24:173. 2011
    ..In summary, we have further demonstrated that assisted reproductive technology can be used for conservation of rare and vulnerable small felids...
  30. doi request reprint 110 assisted conception in the fishing cat by laparoscopic intratubal insemination
    C E Pope
    Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 26:169. 2013
    ..Two fresh ovulation sites were seen on the left ovary. Pregnancy was not established. A reason for the failure was not apparent, unless it was age related. ..