Table 1

Summary of cell surface markers on canine BM- and AT-MSCs
BM-MSCs AT-MSCs
Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Marker
CD29 ++ ++
CD44 ++ ++
CD90 + +
Hematopoietic markers
CD34 - -
CD45 - -
Embryonic stem cell markers
SSEA-1 - -
SSEA-3 - -
SSEA-4 - -
TRA-1-60 - -
TRA-1-81 - -

Canine MSCs were analyzed by FACS, as shown in Figure2. Samples were scored as “−” if <9% of cells were positive, “+” if 9%–69% were positive, and “++” if ≥70% were positive.

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Takemitsu et al. BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:150   doi:10.1186/1746-6148-8-150

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