Affiliation: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Xia L, McDaniel J, Yago T, Doeden A, McEver R. Surface fucosylation of human cord blood cells augments binding to P-selectin and E-selectin and enhances engraftment in bone marrow. Blood. 2004;104:3091-6 pubmed
..These observations suggest that alpha1-3 fucosylation of CB cells might be a simple and effective method to improve hematopoietic cell homing to and engraftment in bone marrows of patients receiving CB transplants. ..
Xia L, Ju T, Westmuckett A, An G, Ivanciu L, McDaniel J, et al. Defective angiogenesis and fatal embryonic hemorrhage in mice lacking core 1-derived O-glycans. J Cell Biol. 2004;164:451-9 pubmed
..These data reveal an unexpected requirement for core 1-derived O-glycans during angiogenesis. ..