Glioma Stem Cells: Better Flat Than Round

Kevin D Woolard, Howard A. Fine

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Glioma-initiating cells/glioma stem cells (GIC/GSCs) are grown in vitro using a cumbersome and inefficient spheroid assay. In this issue of Cell Stem Cell, Pollard and coworkers present a protocol for the efficient derivation of GIC/GSC lines that may greatly improve the isolation and the potential clinical application of these cells.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)466-467
Number of pages2
JournalCell Stem Cell
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 5 2009
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cell Biology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics


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