Table 1: Primer sequences used in quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction.

Gene Primers

XPCForward: 5′-TGAGACCATACCAGAGCCCA-3′
Reverse: 5′-GGGCATACAGAGGGTGGTTC-3′

Oct-4Forward: 5′-GCT CGA GAA GGA TGT GGT C-3′
Reverse: 5′-ATC CTC TCG TTG TGC ATA GTC G-3′

Sox2Forward: 5′-GAGAACCCCAAGATGCACAAC-3′
Reverse: 5′-CGCTTAGCCTCGTCGATGA-3′

c-MycForward: 5′-GGCTCCTGGCAAAAGGTCA-3′
Reverse: 5′-AGTTGTGCTGATGTGTGGAGA-3′

18sForward: 5′-CCTGGATACCGCAGCTAGGA-3′
Reverse: 5′-GCGGCGCAATACGAATGCCCC-3′