Affiliation: Kennedy Krieger Institute
- Isolation and characterization of a population of stem-like progenitor cells from an atypical meningiomaPrakash Rath
Division of Biological Sciences, College of Arts and Science, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
Exp Mol Pathol 90:179-88. 2011..This meningioma model may be used to study the cell hierarchy of meningioma tumorogenesis and provide increased understanding of malignant progression...
- Developmental cues and persistent neurogenic potential within an in vitro neural nicheChris Pierret
Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
BMC Dev Biol 10:5. 2010..The components of this niche maintain the NSCs and their definitive properties, including the ability to self-renew and multipotency (neuronal and glial differentiation)...
- Stem cells as vectors to deliver HSV/tk gene therapy for malignant gliomasPrakash Rath
Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
Curr Stem Cell Res Ther 4:44-9. 2009..This approach holds the promise of targeting GBM cells that have infiltrated the brain well beyond the original site of the tumor epicenter...