Present research reports have >2009 ; Huang et al. 2010 ; Tripurani et al. 2010 ; Torley et al. 2011 ). Though there are not any cross-species studies that compare gonadal miRNA phrase habits at comparable time points, you will find sets of miRNAs which are commonly up-regulated in the gonads across various types. As an example, miRNA 101 (miR-101) is up-regulated within the testis of sheep, pig, and mouse (Yu 2005 ; Luo et al. 2010 ; Torley et al. 2011 ).