Gene Symbol: POU5F1
Description: POU class 5 homeobox 1
Alias: OCT3, OCT3/4, OCT4, Oct-4, POU domain, class 5, transcription factor 1, OTF-3, oct-3, octamer-binding protein 3, octamer-binding protein 4, octamer-binding transcription factor 3
Species: Rhesus monkey

Top Publications

  1. Harvey A, Armant D, Bavister B, Nichols S, Brenner C. Inner cell mass localization of NANOG precedes OCT3/4 in rhesus monkey blastocysts. Stem Cells Dev. 2009;18:1451-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Unlike the mouse embryo, OCT4 protein was detected using two different antibodies in both the ICM and TE...
  2. Liu H, Zhu F, Yong J, Zhang P, Hou P, Li H, et al. Generation of induced pluripotent stem cells from adult rhesus monkey fibroblasts. Cell Stem Cell. 2008;3:587-90 pubmed publisher
    ..However, direct reprogramming in other species has not been reported. Here, we generated monkey iPS cells by retrovirus-mediated introduction of monkey transcription factors OCT4, SOX2, KLF4, and c-MYC.
  3. Hegyi L, Thway K, Fisher C, Sheppard M. Primary cardiac sarcomas may develop from resident or bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells: use of immunohistochemistry including CD44 and octamer binding protein 3/4. Histopathology. 2012;61:966-73 pubmed publisher
    ..In contrast, no nuclear octamer binding protein 3/4 (Oct3/4) expression was seen in any of the tumours, although very patchy cytoplasmic positivity was ..