Of Salamanders and Spiny Mice: Common Features of Regeneration and Stem Cells

Of Salamanders and Spiny Mice: Common Features of Regeneration and Stem Cells Curr Stem Cell Rep (2017) 3:164–171 DOI 10.1007/s40778-017-0086-4 IN VITRO AND IN VIVO MODELS IN STEM CELL BIOLOGY (E SCOTT, SECTION EDITOR) Of Salamanders and Spiny Mice: Common Features of Regeneration and Stem Cells Malcolm Maden Published online: 15 July 2017 Springer International Publishing AG 2017 Abstract Introduction Purpose of Review This review identifies the salient cellular and molecular features of regeneration of the skin and limbs of Axolotls and newts, which belong to the order Urodela (tailed salamanders to see whether any of these features are in com- amphibians), are the champions of vertebrate regeneration. mon with recent reports on the spiny mouse (Acomys), a mam- They can regenerate virtually every tissue and organ that has mal with some remarkable regenerative behavior. Other re- been tested—the lens, retina, lower jaw, forebrain, midbrain, ports of mammalian regeneration are also highlighted. spinal cord, peripheral nerves, optic nerve, limb, tail, heart, Recent Findings Mammals have classically been regarded as lung, pancreas, liver, and skin. The regenerative ability of non-regenerating, but the regeneration of several embryonic the tail was first noted long ago by Aristotle and, along with and post-natal tissues as well as reports of adult skin and ear limb and http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Current Stem Cell Reports Springer Journals

Of Salamanders and Spiny Mice: Common Features of Regeneration and Stem Cells

Loading next page...
 
/lp/springer_journal/of-salamanders-and-spiny-mice-common-features-of-regeneration-and-stem-Vdc0pJELvB
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © 2017 by Springer International Publishing AG
Subject
Life Sciences; Cell Biology; Stem Cells
eISSN
2198-7866
D.O.I.
10.1007/s40778-017-0086-4
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

Curr Stem Cell Rep (2017) 3:164–171 DOI 10.1007/s40778-017-0086-4 IN VITRO AND IN VIVO MODELS IN STEM CELL BIOLOGY (E SCOTT, SECTION EDITOR) Of Salamanders and Spiny Mice: Common Features of Regeneration and Stem Cells Malcolm Maden Published online: 15 July 2017 Springer International Publishing AG 2017 Abstract Introduction Purpose of Review This review identifies the salient cellular and molecular features of regeneration of the skin and limbs of Axolotls and newts, which belong to the order Urodela (tailed salamanders to see whether any of these features are in com- amphibians), are the champions of vertebrate regeneration. mon with recent reports on the spiny mouse (Acomys), a mam- They can regenerate virtually every tissue and organ that has mal with some remarkable regenerative behavior. Other re- been tested—the lens, retina, lower jaw, forebrain, midbrain, ports of mammalian regeneration are also highlighted. spinal cord, peripheral nerves, optic nerve, limb, tail, heart, Recent Findings Mammals have classically been regarded as lung, pancreas, liver, and skin. The regenerative ability of non-regenerating, but the regeneration of several embryonic the tail was first noted long ago by Aristotle and, along with and post-natal tissues as well as reports of adult skin and ear limb and

Journal

Current Stem Cell ReportsSpringer Journals

Published: Jul 15, 2017

There are no references for this article.

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Search

Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly

Organize

Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.

Access

Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

DeepDyve

Freelancer

DeepDyve

Pro

Price

FREE

$49/month
$360/year

Save searches from
Google Scholar,
PubMed

Create lists to
organize your research

Export lists, citations

Read DeepDyve articles

Abstract access only

Unlimited access to over
18 million full-text articles

Print

20 pages / month

PDF Discount

20% off