From Pluripotent Stem Cells to Multifunctional Cordocytic Phenotypes in the Human Brain: An Ultrastructural Study

@article{Pais2012FromPS,
  title={From Pluripotent Stem Cells to Multifunctional Cordocytic Phenotypes in the Human Brain: An Ultrastructural Study},
  author={Viorel Pais and Leon Dănăilă and E. Pais},
  journal={Ultrastructural Pathology},
  year={2012},
  volume={36},
  pages={252 - 259}
}
Light microscopy and transmission electron microscopy were used to investigate surgical cases in a variety of pathological conditions (thromboses, tumors, cerebrovascular malformations, Moyamoya disease) to identify and characterize different phenotypes belonging to a new interstitial cell recently described ultrastructurally in the brain and here named “cordocyte.” Also, this work is an attempt to identify and characterize precursor/stem cells for cordocytic lineage in the perivascular areas… 
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