Gerton Laboratory Publications


Buffone MG, Hirohashi N, Gerton GL. Unresolved questions concerning mammalian sperm acrosomal exocytosis. Biol Reprod. 2014 May;90(5):112. doi: 10.1095/biolreprod.114.117911. Epub 2014 Mar 26. PubMed PMID: 24671881.

Vadnais ML, Cao W, Aghajanian HK, Haig-Ladewig L, Lin AM, Al-Alao O, Gerton GL.
Adenine Nucleotide Metabolism and a Role for AMP in Modulating Flagellar Waveforms in Mouse Sperm. Biol Reprod. 2014 Apr 16. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24740601.

Ijiri TW, Vadnais ML, Huang AP, Lin AM, Levin LR, Buck J, Gerton GL.
Thiol changes during epididymal maturation: a link to flagellar angulation in mouse spermatozoa? Andrology. 2014 Jan;2(1):65-75. doi: 10.1111/j.2047-2927.2013.00147.x. Epub 2013 Nov 20. PubMed PMID: 24254994; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4028121.

Caballero-Campo P, Buffone MG, Benencia F, Conejo-García JR, Rinaudo PF, Gerton GL.
A role for the chemokine receptor CCR6 in mammalian sperm motility and chemotaxis. J Cell Physiol. 2014 Jan;229(1):68-78. doi: 10.1002/jcp.24418. PubMed PMID: 23765988; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3807638. Free full text

Vadnais ML, Aghajanian HK, Lin A, Gerton GL.
Signaling in sperm: toward a molecular understanding of the acquisition of sperm motility in the mouse epididymis. Biol Reprod. 2013 Nov 27;89(5):127. doi: 10.1095/biolreprod.113.110163. Print 2013 Nov. PubMed PMID: 24006282.

Ijiri TW, Vadnais ML, Lin AM, Huang AP, Cao W, Merdiushev T, Gerton GL.
Male mice express spermatogenic cell-specific triosephosphate isomerase isozymes. Mol Reprod Dev. 2013 Oct;80(10):862-70. doi: 10.1002/mrd.22217. Epub 2013 Aug 19. PubMed PMID: 23878000; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3916887. Free full text

Zhang X, Chou W, Haig-Ladewig L, Zeng W, Cao W, Gerton G, Dobrinski I, Tseng H.
BNC1 is required for maintaining mouse spermatogenesis. Genesis. 2012 Jul;50(7):517-24. doi: 10.1002/dvg.22014. Epub 2012 Feb 20. PubMed PMID: 22266914; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3399937. Free full text

Muro Y, Buffone MG, Okabe M, Gerton GL.
Function of the acrosomal matrix: zona pellucida 3 receptor (ZP3R/sp56) is not essential for mouse fertilization. Biol Reprod. 2012 Jan 30;86(1):1-6. doi: 10.1095/biolreprod.111.095877. Print 2012 Jan. PubMed PMID: 21998167; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3313668. Free full text Cited in PMC

Buffone MG, Ijiri TW, Cao W, Merdiushev T, Aghajanian HK, Gerton GL.
Heads or tails? Structural events and molecular mechanisms that promote mammalian sperm acrosomal exocytosis and motility. Mol Reprod Dev. 2012 Jan;79(1):4-18. doi: 10.1002/mrd.21393. Epub 2011 Oct 26. Review. PubMed PMID: 22031228; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3240700. Free full text Cited in PMC

Kim KS, Foster JA, Kvasnicka KW, Gerton GL.
Transitional states of acrosomal exocytosis and proteolytic processing of the acrosomal matrix in guinea pig sperm. Mol Reprod Dev. 2011 Dec;78(12):930-41. doi: 10.1002/mrd.21387. Epub 2011 Sep 14. PubMed PMID: 21919109; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3220745. Free full text Cited in PMC

Ijiri TW, Merdiushev T, Cao W, Gerton GL.
Identification and validation of mouse sperm proteins correlated with epididymal maturation. Proteomics. 2011 Oct;11(20):4047-62. doi: 10.1002/pmic.201100075. Epub 2011 Aug 30. PubMed PMID: 21805633; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3517136. Free full text Cited in PMC

Hirohashi N, Gerton GL, Buffone MG.
Video imaging of the sperm acrosome reaction during in vitro fertilization. Commun Integr Biol. 2011 Jul;4(4):471-6. doi: 10.4161/cib.4.4.15636. Epub 2011 Jul 1. PubMed PMID: 21966575; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3181525. Free full text Cited in PMC

Cao W, Ijiri TW, Huang AP, Gerton GL.
Characterization of a novel tektin member, TEKT5, in mouse sperm. J Androl. 2011 Jan-Feb;32(1):55-69. doi: 10.2164/jandrol.109.009456. Epub 2010 Apr 8. PubMed PMID: 20378928; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3856922. Free full text Cited in PMC

Cuevas-Antonio R, Cancino C, Arechavaleta-Velasco F, Andrade A, Barron L, Estrada I, Fernandez RL, Olguin V, Ruiz S, Imani F, Zeferino-Toquero M, Ulloa-Aguirre A, Gerton GL, Diaz-Cueto L.
Expression of progranulin (Acrogranin/PCDGF/Granulin-Epithelin Precursor) in benign and malignant ovarian tumors and activation of MAPK signaling in ovarian cancer cell line. Cancer Invest. 2010 Jun;28(5):452-8. doi: 10.3109/07357900903346455. PubMed PMID: 19863344. Cited in PMC

Seeber B, Sammel MD, Fan X, Gerton GL, Shaunik A, Chittams J, Barnhart KT.
Proteomic analysis of serum yields six candidate proteins that are differentially regulated in a subset of women with endometriosis. Fertil Steril. 2010 May 1;93(7):2137-44. doi: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2008.12.121. Epub 2009 Feb 20. PubMed PMID: 19230876; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2873691. Free full text Cited in PMC

Buffone MG, Schindler K, Schultz RM.
Overexpression of CDC14B causes mitotic arrest and inhibits zygotic genome activation in mouse preimplantation embryos. Cell Cycle. 2009 Dec;8(23):3904-13. Epub 2009 Dec 14. PubMed PMID: 19923902; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3188409. Free full text Cited in PMC

Buffone MG, Rodriguez-Miranda E, Storey BT, Gerton GL.
Acrosomal exocytosis of mouse sperm progresses in a consistent direction in response to zona pellucida. J Cell Physiol. 2009 Sep;220(3):611-20. doi: 10.1002/jcp.21781. PubMed PMID: 19373867. Cited in PMC

Buffone MG, Kim KS, Doak BJ, Rodriguez-Miranda E, Gerton GL.
Functional consequences of cleavage, dissociation and exocytotic release of ZP3R, a C4BP-related protein, from the mouse sperm acrosomal matrix. J Cell Sci. 2009 Sep 1;122(Pt 17):3153-60. doi: 10.1242/jcs.052977. Epub 2009 Aug 4. PubMed PMID: 19654207; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2729263. Free full text Cited in PMC

Pan J, Eckardt S, Leu NA, Buffone MG, Zhou J, Gerton GL, McLaughlin KJ, Wang PJ.
Inactivation of Nxf2 causes defects in male meiosis and age-dependent depletion of spermatogonia. Dev Biol. 2009 Jun 1;330(1):167-74. doi: 10.1016/j.ydbio.2009.03.022. Epub 2009 Apr 1. PubMed PMID: 19345203; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2702087. Free full text Cited in PMC

Kano H, Godoy I, Courtney C, Vetter MR, Gerton GL, Ostertag EM, Kazazian HH Jr.
L1 retrotransposition occurs mainly in embryogenesis and creates somatic mosaicism. Genes Dev. 2009 Jun 1;23(11):1303-12. doi: 10.1101/gad.1803909. PubMed PMID: 19487571; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2701581. Free full text Cited in PMC

Cao W, Aghajanian HK, Haig-Ladewig LA, Gerton GL.
Sorbitol can fuel mouse sperm motility and protein tyrosine phosphorylation via sorbitol dehydrogenase. Biol Reprod. 2009 Jan;80(1):124-33. doi: 10.1095/biolreprod.108.068882. Epub 2008 Sep 17. PubMed PMID: 18799757; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2804811. Free full text Cited in PMC

Rodríguez-Miranda E, Buffone MG, Edwards SE, Ord TS, Lin K, Sammel MD, Gerton GL, Moss SB, Williams CJ.
Extracellular adenosine 5'-triphosphate alters motility and improves the fertilizing capability of mouse sperm. Biol Reprod. 2008 Jul;79(1):164-71. doi: 10.1095/biolreprod.107.065565. Epub 2008 Apr 9. PubMed PMID: 18401012. Cited in PMC

Buffone MG, Zhuang T, Ord TS, Hui L, Moss SB, Gerton GL.
Recombinant mouse sperm ZP3-binding protein (ZP3R/sp56) forms a high order oligomer that binds eggs and inhibits mouse fertilization in vitro. J Biol Chem. 2008 May 2;283(18):12438-45. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M706421200. Epub 2008 Mar 3. PubMed PMID: 18316377; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2431013. Free full text Cited in PMC

Seeber B, Sammel MD, Fan X, Gerton GL, Shaunik A, Chittams J, Barnhart KT.
Panel of markers can accurately predict endometriosis in a subset of patients. Fertil Steril. 2008 May;89(5):1073-81. Epub 2007 Aug 13. PubMed PMID: 17706208. Cited in PMC

Buffone MG, Foster JA, Gerton GL.
The role of the acrosomal matrix in fertilization. Int J Dev Biol. 2008;52(5-6):511-22. doi: 10.1387/ijdb.072532mb. Review. PubMed PMID: 18649264. Cited in PMC

Zhang Z, Zariwala MA, Mahadevan MM, Caballero-Campo P, Shen X, Escudier E, Duriez B, Bridoux AM, Leigh M, Gerton GL, Kennedy M, Amselem S, Knowles MR, Strauss JF 3rd.
A heterozygous mutation disrupting the SPAG16 gene results in biochemical instability of central apparatus components of the human sperm axoneme. Biol Reprod. 2007 Nov;77(5):864-71. Epub 2007 Aug 15. PubMed PMID: 17699735.Cited in PMC

Edwards SE, Buffone MG, Knee GR, Rossato M, Bonanni G, Masiero S, Ferasin S, Gerton GL, Moss SB, Williams CJ.
Effects of extracellular adenosine 5'-triphosphate on human sperm motility. Reprod Sci. 2007 Oct;14(7):655-66. PubMed PMID: 18000227.Cited in PMC

Cheng Y, Buffone MG, Kouadio M, Goodheart M, Page DC, Gerton GL, Davidson I, Wang PJ.
Abnormal sperm in mice lacking the Taf7l gene. Mol Cell Biol. 2007 Apr;27(7):2582-9. Epub 2007 Jan 22. PubMed PMID: 17242199; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1899882.Free full text Cited in PMC

Tanphaichitr N, Carmona E, Bou Khalil M, Xu H, Berger T, Gerton GL.
New insights into sperm-zona pellucida interaction: involvement of sperm lipid rafts. Front Biosci. 2007 Jan 1;12:1748-66. Review. PubMed PMID: 17127419.Cited in PMC

Cao W, Haig-Ladewig L, Gerton GL, Moss SB.
Adenylate kinases 1 and 2 are part of the accessory structures in the mouse sperm flagellum. Biol Reprod. 2006 Oct;75(4):492-500. Epub 2006 Jun 21. PubMed PMID: 16790685.Cited in PMC

Nipper RW, Jones BH, Gerton GL, Moss SB.
Protein domains govern the intracellular distribution of mouse sperm AKAP4. Biol Reprod. 2006 Aug;75(2):189-96. Epub 2006 May 10. PubMed PMID: 16687648.

Cao W, Gerton GL, Moss SB.
Proteomic profiling of accessory structures from the mouse sperm flagellum. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2006 May;5(5):801-10. Epub 2006 Jan 31. PubMed PMID: 16452089.Cited in PMC

Zhang Z, Kostetskii I, Tang W, Haig-Ladewig L, Sapiro R, Wei Z, Patel AM, Bennett J, Gerton GL, Moss SB, Radice GL, Strauss JF 3rd.
Deficiency of SPAG16L causes male infertility associated with impaired sperm motility. Biol Reprod. 2006 Apr;74(4):751-9. Epub 2005 Dec 28. PubMed PMID: 16382026.Cited in PMC

Caballero-Campo P, Chirinos M, Fan XJ, González-González ME, Galicia-Chavarría M, Larrea F, Gerton GL.
Biological effects of recombinant human zona pellucida proteins on sperm function. Biol Reprod. 2006 Apr;74(4):760-8. Epub 2006 Jan 11. PubMed PMID: 16407501.Cited in PMC

Qin J, Díaz-Cueto L, Schwarze JE, Takahashi Y, Imai M, Isuzugawa K, Yamamoto S, Chang KT, Gerton GL, Imakawa K.
Effects of progranulin on blastocyst hatching and subsequent adhesion and outgrowth in the mouse. Biol Reprod. 2005 Sep;73(3):434-42. Epub 2005 May 18. PubMed PMID: 15901638.Cited in PMC

Jeong YJ, Choi HW, Shin HS, Cui XS, Kim NH, Gerton GL, Jun JH.
Optimization of real time RT-PCR methods for the analysis of gene expression in mouse eggs and preimplantation embryos. Mol Reprod Dev. 2005 Jul;71(3):284-9. PubMed PMID: 15806558.Cited in PMC

Nipper RW, Chennothukuzhi V, Tutuncu L, Williams CJ, Gerton GL, Moss SB.
Differential RNA expression and polyribosome loading of alternative transcripts of the Akap4 gene in murine spermatids. Mol Reprod Dev. 2005 Apr;70(4):397-405. PubMed PMID: 15685631.

Zhang Z, Kostetskii I, Moss SB, Jones BH, Ho C, Wang H, Kishida T, Gerton GL, Radice GL, Strauss JF 3rd.
Haploinsufficiency for the murine orthologue of Chlamydomonas PF20 disrupts spermatogenesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004 Aug 31;101(35):12946-51. Epub 2004 Aug 24. PubMed PMID: 15328412; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC516499.Free full text Cited in PMC

Gerton GL, Fan XJ, Chittams J, Sammel M, Hummel A, Strauss JF, Barnhart K.
A serum proteomics approach to the diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2004 Jun;1022:306-16. PubMed PMID: 15251976.Cited in PMC

Kim KS, Gerton GL.
Differential release of soluble and matrix components: evidence for intermediate states of secretion during spontaneous acrosomal exocytosis in mouse sperm. Dev Biol. 2003 Dec 1;264(1):141-52. PubMed PMID: 14623237.Cited in PMC

Ostertag EM, DeBerardinis RJ, Goodier JL, Zhang Y, Yang N, Gerton GL, Kazazian HH Jr.
A mouse model of human L1 retrotransposition. Nat Genet. 2002 Dec;32(4):655-60. Epub 2002 Nov 4. PubMed PMID: 12415270.Cited in PMC

Sapiro R, Kostetskii I, Olds-Clarke P, Gerton GL, Radice GL, Strauss III JF.
Male infertility, impaired sperm motility, and hydrocephalus in mice deficient in sperm-associated antigen 6. Mol Cell Biol. 2002 Sep;22(17):6298-305. PubMed PMID: 12167721; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC134010.Free full text Cited in PMC

Morales CR, Lefrancois S, Chennathukuzhi V, El-Alfy M, Wu X, Yang J, Gerton GL, Hecht NB.
A TB-RBP and Ter ATPase complex accompanies specific mRNAs from nuclei through the nuclear pores and into intercellular bridges in mouse male germ cells. Dev Biol. 2002 Jun 15;246(2):480-94. PubMed PMID: 12051831.Cited in PMC

Moss SB, Gerton GL.
A-kinase anchor proteins in endocrine systems and reproduction. Trends Endocrinol Metab. 2001 Dec;12(10):434-40. Review. PubMed PMID: 11701341.Cited in PMC

Díaz-Cueto L, Gerton GL.
The influence of growth factors on the development of preimplantation mammalian embryos. Arch Med Res. 2001 Nov-Dec;32(6):619-26. Review. PubMed PMID: 11750739.Cited in PMC

Donald CD, Laddu A, Chandham P, Lim SD, Cohen C, Amin M, Gerton GL, Marshall FF, Petros JA.
Expression of progranulin and the epithelin/granulin precursor acrogranin correlates with neoplastic state in renal epithelium. Anticancer Res. 2001 Nov-Dec;21(6A):3739-42. PubMed PMID: 11911241.Cited in PMC

Turner RM, Foster JA, Gerton GL, Moss SB, Patrizio P.
Molecular evaluation of two major human sperm fibrous sheath proteins, pro-hAKAP82 and hAKAP82, in stump tail sperm. Fertil Steril. 2001 Aug;76(2):267-74. PubMed PMID: 11476771.Cited in PMC

Turner RM, Musse MP, Mandal A, Klotz K, Jayes FC, Herr JC, Gerton GL, Moss SB, Chemes HE.
Molecular genetic analysis of two human sperm fibrous sheath proteins, AKAP4 and AKAP3, in men with dysplasia of the fibrous sheath. J Androl. 2001 Mar-Apr;22(2):302-15. PubMed PMID: 11229805.Cited in PMC

Kim KS, Cha MC, Gerton GL.
Mouse sperm protein sp56 is a component of the acrosomal matrix. Biol Reprod. 2001 Jan;64(1):36-43. PubMed PMID: 11133656.Cited in PMC

Kim KS, Foster JA, Gerton GL.
Differential release of guinea pig sperm acrosomal components during exocytosis. Biol Reprod. 2001 Jan;64(1):148-56. PubMed PMID: 11133669.Cited in PMC

Díaz-Cueto L, Stein P, Jacobs A, Schultz RM, Gerton GL.
Modulation of mouse preimplantation embryo development by acrogranin (epithelin/granulin precursor). Dev Biol. 2000 Jan 15;217(2):406-18. PubMed PMID: 10625564.Cited in PMC

Evans JP, Foster JA, McAvey BA, Gerton GL, Kopf GS, Schultz RM.
Effects of perturbation of cell polarity on molecular markers of sperm-egg binding sites on mouse eggs. Biol Reprod. 2000 Jan;62(1):76-84. PubMed PMID: 10611070.Cited in PMC

Turner RM, Eriksson RL, Gerton GL, Moss SB.
Relationship between sperm motility and the processing and tyrosine phosphorylation of two human sperm fibrous sheath proteins, pro-hAKAP82 and hAKAP82. Mol Hum Reprod. 1999 Sep;5(9):816-24. PubMed PMID: 10460219.Cited in PMC

Moss SB, Turner RM, Burkert KL, VanScoy Butt H, Gerton GL.
Conservation and function of a bovine sperm A-kinase anchor protein homologous to mouse AKAP82. Biol Reprod. 1999 Aug;61(2):335-42. PubMed PMID: 10411509.Cited in PMC

Johnson LR, Moss SB, Gerton GL.
Maintenance of motility in mouse sperm permeabilized with streptolysin O. Biol Reprod. 1999 Mar;60(3):683-90. PubMed PMID: 10026116.Cited in PMC

Turner RM, Johnson LR, Haig-Ladewig L, Gerton GL, Moss SB.
An X-linked gene encodes a major human sperm fibrous sheath protein, hAKAP82. Genomic organization, protein kinase A-RII binding, and distribution of the precursor in the sperm tail. J Biol Chem. 1998 Nov 27;273(48):32135-41. PubMed PMID: 9822690.Cited in PMC

Mahoney MG, Tang W, Xiang MM, Moss SB, Gerton GL, Stanley JR, Tseng H.
Translocation of the zinc finger protein basonuclin from the mouse germ cell nucleus to the midpiece of the spermatozoon during spermiogenesis. Biol Reprod. 1998 Aug;59(2):388-94. PubMed PMID: 9687312.Cited in PMC

Arakane F, Kallen CB, Watari H, Foster JA, Sepuri NB, Pain D, Stayrook SE, Lewis M, Gerton GL, Strauss JF 3rd.
The mechanism of action of steroidogenic acute regulatory protein (StAR). StAR acts on the outside of mitochondria to stimulate steroidogenesis. J Biol Chem. 1998 Jun 26;273(26):16339-45. PubMed PMID: 9632696.Cited in PMC

Lee H, Kim JH, Chae YJ, Ogawa H, Lee MH, Gerton GL.
Creatine synthesis and transport systems in the male rat reproductive tract. Biol Reprod. 1998 Jun;58(6):1437-44. PubMed PMID: 9623603.Cited in PMC

Travis AJ, Foster JA, Rosenbaum NA, Visconti PE, Gerton GL, Kopf GS, Moss SB.
Targeting of a germ cell-specific type 1 hexokinase lacking a porin-binding domain to the mitochondria as well as to the head and fibrous sheath of murine spermatozoa. Mol Biol Cell. 1998 Feb;9(2):263-76. PubMed PMID: 9450953; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC25249.Free full text Cited in PMC

Johnson LR, Foster JA, Haig-Ladewig L, VanScoy H, Rubin CS, Moss SB, Gerton GL.
Assembly of AKAP82, a protein kinase A anchor protein, into the fibrous sheath of mouse sperm. Dev Biol. 1997 Dec 15;192(2):340-50. PubMed PMID: 9441672.Cited in PMC

Visconti PE, Johnson LR, Oyaski M, Fornés M, Moss SB, Gerton GL, Kopf GS.
Regulation, localization, and anchoring of protein kinase A subunits during mouse sperm capacitation. Dev Biol. 1997 Dec 15;192(2):351-63. PubMed PMID: 9441673.Cited in PMC

Watari H, Arakane F, Moog-Lutz C, Kallen CB, Tomasetto C, Gerton GL, Rio MC, Baker ME, Strauss JF 3rd.
MLN64 contains a domain with homology to the steroidogenic acute regulatory protein (StAR) that stimulates steroidogenesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1997 Aug 5;94(16):8462-7. PubMed PMID: 9237999; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC22957.Free full text Cited in PMC

Foster JA, Friday BB, Maulit MT, Blobel C, Winfrey VP, Olson GE, Kim KS, Gerton GL.
AM67, a secretory component of the guinea pig sperm acrosomal matrix, is related to mouse sperm protein sp56 and the complement component 4-binding proteins. J Biol Chem. 1997 May 9;272(19):12714-22. PubMed PMID: 9139729.Cited in PMC

Moss SB, VanScoy H, Gerton GL.
Mapping of a haploid transcribed and translated sperm-specific gene to the mouse X chromosome. Mamm Genome. 1997 Jan;8(1):37-8. PubMed PMID: 9021145.Cited in PMC

Carrera A, Moos J, Ning XP, Gerton GL, Tesarik J, Kopf GS, Moss SB.
Regulation of protein tyrosine phosphorylation in human sperm by a calcium/calmodulin-dependent mechanism: identification of A kinase anchor proteins as major substrates for tyrosine phosphorylation. Dev Biol. 1996 Nov 25;180(1):284-96. PubMed PMID: 8948591.Cited in PMC

Bucan M, Gatalica B, Baba T, Gerton GL.
Mapping of Grn, the gene encoding the granulin/epithelin precursor (acrogranin), to mouse chromosome 11. Mamm Genome. 1996 Sep;7(9):704-5. PubMed PMID: 8703129.Cited in PMC

Foster JA, Gerton GL.
Autoantigen 1 of the guinea pig sperm acrosome is the homologue of mouse Tpx-1 and human TPX1 and is a member of the cysteine-rich secretory protein (CRISP) family. Mol Reprod Dev. 1996 Jun;44(2):221-9. PubMed PMID: 9115720.Cited in PMC

Noland TD, Friday BB, Maulit MT, Gerton GL.
The sperm acrosomal matrix contains a novel member of the pentaxin family of calcium-dependent binding proteins. J Biol Chem. 1994 Dec 23;269(51):32607-14. PubMed PMID: 7798265.Cited in PMC

Carrera A, Gerton GL, Moss SB.
The major fibrous sheath polypeptide of mouse sperm: structural and functional similarities to the A-kinase anchoring proteins. Dev Biol. 1994 Sep;165(1):272-84. PubMed PMID: 8088444.Cited in PMC

Baba T, Niida Y, Michikawa Y, Kashiwabara S, Kodaira K, Takenaka M, Kohno N, Gerton GL, Arai Y.
An acrosomal protein, sp32, in mammalian sperm is a binding protein specific for two proacrosins and an acrosin intermediate. J Biol Chem. 1994 Apr 1;269(13):10133-40. PubMed PMID: 8144514.Cited in PMC

Lee H, Ogawa H, Fujioka M, Gerton GL.
Guanidinoacetate methyltransferase in the mouse: extensive expression in Sertoli cells of testis and in microvilli of caput epididymis. Biol Reprod. 1994 Jan;50(1):152-62. PubMed PMID: 8312439.Cited in PMC

Baba T, Nemoto H, Watanabe K, Arai Y, Gerton GL.
Exon/intron organization of the gene encoding the mouse epithelin/granulin precursor (acrogranin). FEBS Lett. 1993 May 10;322(2):89-94. PubMed PMID: 8482392.Cited in PMC

Baba T, Hoff HB 3rd, Nemoto H, Lee H, Orth J, Arai Y, Gerton GL.
Acrogranin, an acrosomal cysteine-rich glycoprotein, is the precursor of the growth-modulating peptides, granulins, and epithelins, and is expressed in somatic as well as male germ cells. Mol Reprod Dev. 1993 Mar;34(3):233-43. PubMed PMID: 8471244.Cited in PMC

Karnik NS, Newman S, Kopf GS, Gerton GL.
Developmental expression of G protein alpha subunits in mouse spermatogenic cells: evidence that G alpha i is associated with the developing acrosome. Dev Biol. 1992 Aug;152(2):393-402. PubMed PMID: 1644227.Cited in PMC

Lewis JM, Woolkalis MJ, Gerton GL, Smith RM, Jarett L, Manning DR.
Subcellular distribution of the alpha subunit(s) of Gi: visualization by immunofluorescent and immunogold labeling. Cell Regul. 1991 Dec;2(12):1097-113. PubMed PMID: 1801926; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC361908.Free full text Cited in PMC

Glassner M, Jones J, Kligman I, Woolkalis MJ, Gerton GL, Kopf GS.
Immunocytochemical and biochemical characterization of guanine nucleotide-binding regulatory proteins in mammalian spermatozoa. Dev Biol. 1991 Aug;146(2):438-50. PubMed PMID: 1907582.Cited in PMC

Anakwe OO, Sharma S, Hoff HB, Hardy DM, Gerton GL.
Maturation of guinea pig sperm in the epididymis involves the modification of proacrosin oligosaccharide side chains. Mol Reprod Dev. 1991 Jul;29(3):294-301. PubMed PMID: 1931047.Cited in PMC

Anakwe OO, Sharma S, Hardy DM, Gerton GL.
Guinea pig proacrosin is synthesized principally by round spermatids and contains O-linked as well as N-linked oligosaccharide side chains. Mol Reprod Dev. 1991 Jun;29(2):172-9. PubMed PMID: 1908685.

Joshi MS, Anakwe OO, Gerton GL.
Preparation and short-term culture of enriched populations of guinea pig spermatocytes and spermatids. J Androl. 1990 Mar-Apr;11(2):120-30. PubMed PMID: 2323999.Cited in PMC

Anakwe OO, Gerton GL.
Acrosome biogenesis begins during meiosis: evidence from the synthesis and distribution of an acrosomal glycoprotein, acrogranin, during guinea pig spermatogenesis. Biol Reprod. 1990 Feb;42(2):317-28. PubMed PMID: 1692485.Cited in PMC

Gerton GL, O'Brien DA, Eddy EM.
Antigens recognized by monoclonal antibody to mouse acrosomal components differ in guinea pig spermatogenic cells and sperm. Biol Reprod. 1988 Sep;39(2):431-41. PubMed PMID: 3052603.

O'Brien DA, Gerton GL, Eddy EM.
Acrosomal constituents identified with a monoclonal antibody are modified during late spermiogenesis in the mouse. Biol Reprod. 1988 May;38(4):955-67. PubMed PMID: 3401549.Cited in PMC

Arboleda CE, Gerton GL.
Proacrosin/acrosin during guinea pig spermatogenesis. Dev Biol. 1988 Jan;125(1):217-25. PubMed PMID: 3119401.Cited in PMC

Arboleda CE, Gerton GL.
Studies of three major proteases associated with guinea pig sperm acrosomes. J Exp Zool. 1987 Nov;244(2):277-87. PubMed PMID: 3323410.Cited in PMC

Adekunle AO, Arboleda CE, Zervos PH, Gerton GL, Teuscher C.
Purification and initial characterization of guinea pig testicular acrosin. Biol Reprod. 1987 Aug;37(1):201-10. PubMed PMID: 3477294.

Millette CF, Cardullo RA, Armant DR, Gerton GL.
Fucosylation events during mammalian spermatogenesis. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1987;513:58-73. PubMed PMID: 3445972.Cited in PMC

Gerton GL, Millette CF.
Stage-specific synthesis and fucosylation of plasma membrane proteins by mouse pachytene spermatocytes and round spermatids in culture. Biol Reprod. 1986 Nov;35(4):1025-35. PubMed PMID: 3814690.Cited in PMC

Gerton GL, Hedrick JL.
The vitelline envelope to fertilization envelope conversion in eggs of Xenopus laevis. Dev Biol. 1986 Jul;116(1):1-7. PubMed PMID: 3089852.Cited in PMC

Kopf GS, Woolkalis MJ, Gerton GL.
Evidence for a guanine nucleotide-binding regulatory protein in invertebrate and mammalian sperm. Identification by islet-activating protein-catalyzed ADP-ribosylation and immunochemical methods. J Biol Chem. 1986 Jun 5;261(16):7327-31. PubMed PMID: 3086310.Cited in PMC

Gerton GL.
Biochemical studies of the envelope transformations in Xenopus laevis eggs. Adv Exp Med Biol. 1986;207:133-49. Review. PubMed PMID: 3548238.

Gerton GL, Hedrick JL.
The coelomic envelope to vitelline envelope conversion in eggs of Xenopus laevis. J Cell Biochem. 1986;30(4):341-50. PubMed PMID: 3711153.Cited in PMC

Gerton GL, Millette CF.
Generation of flagella by cultured mouse spermatids. J Cell Biol. 1984 Feb;98(2):619-28. PubMed PMID: 6363426; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2113102.Free full text Cited in PMC

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