Mesenchymal differentiation of glioblastoma stem cells

  title={Mesenchymal differentiation of glioblastoma stem cells},
  author={Lucia Ricci-Vitiani and Roberto Pallini and Luigi Maria Larocca and Dario Giuseppe Lombardi and M Signore and Francesco Pierconti and Giovanna Petrucci and N. Montano and Giulio Maira and Ruggero De Maria},
  journal={Cell Death and Differentiation},
Glioblastoma multiforme is a severe form of cancer most likely arising from the transformation of stem or progenitor cells resident in the brain. Although the tumorigenic population in glioblastoma is defined as composed by cancer stem cells (CSCs), the cellular target of the transformation hit remains to be identified. Glioma stem cells (SCs) are thought… CONTINUE READING