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..Taken together, our data demonstrated the identification of stem cells that maintained the entire acral epithelium and supported the different roles of three cellular classes. ..
Hisha H, Tanaka T, Ueno H. Lingual Epithelial Stem Cells and Organoid Culture of Them. Int J Mol Sci. 2016;17: pubmed publisher
..Here, we discuss current progress in the identification of lingual stem cells and future applications of the lingual culture system for studying the regulatory mechanisms of the lingual epithelium and for regenerative medicine. ..
Hisha H, Ueno H. Organoid Culture of Lingual Epithelial Cells in a Three-Dimensional Matrix. Methods Mol Biol. 2016;: pubmed
..Thus, our culture system will contribute to the advancement of research into the regulatory mechanism of lingual epithelium and the underlying mechanisms of carcinogenesis. ..
Yanai H, Atsumi N, Tanaka T, Nakamura N, Komai Y, Omachi T, et al
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..Collectively, these findings indicate that neonatal intestine development follows an intrinsic program even in the absence of food stimuli. ..