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Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 894374, 14 pages
Nestin Reporter Transgene Labels Multiple Central Nervous System Precursor Cells
1Department of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611-3008, USA
2Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
3Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, One Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA
4Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Biological Chemistry, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611-3008, USA
5Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611-3008, USA
Received 28 July 2010; Revised 18 November 2010; Accepted 27 December 2010
Academic Editor: Małgorzata Kossut
Copyright © 2010 Avery S. Walker et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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