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Stem cells: You make me feel so glial.

TitleStem cells: You make me feel so glial.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2000
AuthorsLowell S
JournalCurr Biol
Volume10
Issue16
PaginationR595-7
Date Published2000 Aug 24
ISSN0960-9822
KeywordsAnimals, Cell Differentiation, Membrane Proteins, Neuroglia, Receptors, Notch, Receptors, Opioid, delta, Signal Transduction, Stem Cells
Abstract

The signals that instruct neural stem cells to differentiate into glia have long proved elusive. Surprising new evidence suggests that this role could be fulfilled by Notch signalling, previously thought to be a general inhibitor of stem cell differentiation.

Alternate JournalCurr. Biol.
PubMed ID10985376