DAZL


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DAZL

A gene on chromosome 3p24.3 that encodes a testes-specific RNA-binding protein essential for gametogenesis, and which plays a central role in spermatogenesis.
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2006), DAZL to identify premeiotic germ cells (Seligman and Page, 1998), c-KIT to identify differentiating spermatogonial and germ cells (Aponte et al.
Presence of DAZL transcript and protein in mature human spermatozoa.