In vivo determination of muscle-derived stem cells in the rat corpus cavernosum

Abstract

The aim of this in vivo study was to determine the existence of muscle-derived stem cells (MDSCs) in rat corpus cavernosum. Immunohistochemical and RT-PCR analyses were performed to determine the expression of the stem cell markers (Sca-1, Oct4, and desmin) in Sprague-Dawley (SD) rats in different age groups (10 rats in each group). Sca-1 was mainly… (More)
DOI: 10.4238/2015.August.21.1

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