Mutant ZP1 in familial infertility.
Xiamen, China. In N Engl J Med, 2014
The human zona pellucida is composed of four glycoproteins (ZP1, ZP2, ZP3, and ZP4) and has an important role in reproduction.
Biogenesis of the mouse egg's extracellular coat, the zona pellucida.
New York City, United States. In Curr Top Dev Biol, 2012
The mouse egg's ZP consists of only three glycoproteins, called ZP1-3, that are synthesized, secreted, and assembled into an extracellular coat exclusively by growing oocytes during late stages of oogenesis while oocytes are arrested in meiosis.