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CD133 is widely used as a marker for the isolation and characterization of normal and cancer stem cells. The dynamic alternation of CD133 glycosylation contributes to the isolation of normal and cancer stem cells, and is supposed to be associated with cell differentiation. Although CD133 has been...
An auxiliary liver represents a promising alternative for liver transplantation. The use of a large amount of mature hepatocytes, however, despite their high function, is limited in a clinical setting. Here, we propose a novel transplantation system that dramatically improved a diseased animal by...