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Menu Logo Principal University of Paris-Saclay UVSQ Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d'Alfort SAPS Institut Carnot France Futur Elevage Biologie de la Reproduction, Environnement, Epigénétique et Développement

Biology of Reproduction, Environment, Epigenetics and Development

Zone de texte éditable et éditée et rééditée

Atelier de production d’embryons de bovins

Atelier de production d’embryons de bovins

L’atelier produit des embryons in vitro, après maturation in vitro des ovocytes, fécondation in vitro ou transfert nucléaire (Clonage). Les embryons sont cultivés in vitro jusqu'au stade requis pour les analyses ultérieures.


Techniques mises en œuvre

Maturation d’ovocytes in vitro, fécondation in vitro, culture d’embryons, clonage par transfert de noyau, suivi morphocinétique des embryons, biopsies, congélation.


Quelques chiffres /année

  • 13000 ovocytes collectés
  • 2100 blastocystes obtenus
  • 230 blastocystes transférés

Bovins clonés obtenus après transferts d'embryons clonés au sein de l'atelier "Production d'embryons bovins" de l'unité BDR.



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Vitorino Carvalho, A., Canon, E., Jouneau, L., Archilla, C., Laffont, L., Moroldo, M., Ruffini, S., Corbin, E., Mermillod, P., Duranthon, V., 2017. Different co-culture systems have the same impact on bovine embryo transcriptome. Reproduction,154(5):695-710


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Boulanger, L., Pannetier, M., Gall, L., Allais-Bonnet, A., Elzaiat, M., Le Bourhis, D., Daniel, N., Richard, C., Cotinot, C., Ghyselinck, N.B., Pailhoux, E., 2014. FOXL2 is a female sex–determining gene in the goat. Curr Biol, 24 (4): 404-408

Guillomot, M., Campion, E., Prézelin, A., Sandra, O., Hue, I., Le Bourhis, D., Richard, C., Biase, F.H., Rabel, C., Wallace, R., Lewin, H., Renard, J-P., Jammes, H., 2014. Spatial and temporal changes of Decorin, Type I Collagen and Fibronectin expression in normal and clone bovine placenta. Placenta, 35 (9): 737-747

Vittorino Carvalho, A., Reinaud, P., Forde, N., Healey, G.D.,  Eozenou, C., Giraud-Delville, C., Mansouri-Attia, N., Gall, L., Richard, C., Lonergan, P., Sheldon, IM., Lea, RG., Sandra, O., 2014. SOCS genes expression during physiological and perturbed implantation in bovine endometrium. Reproduction, 148: (6): 545-557


Biase, F. H., Rabel, C., Guillomot, M., Sandra, O., Andropolis, K., Olmstead, C., Oliveira, R., Wallace, R., Le Bourhis, D., Richard, C., Campion, E., Chaulot-Talmon, A., Giraud-Delville, C., Taghouti, G., Jammes, H., Hue, I., Renard, J-P., Lewin, H. A., 2013. Changes in WNT signaling-related gene expression associated with development and cloning in bovine extra-embryonic and endometrial tissues during the peri-implantation period. Mol Reprod Dev, 80 (12): 977-987