Published in Gene Therapy Weekly, July 21st, 2005
According to a study from the United States, "the ability to identify oligodendrocytes in culture, in fixed tissue, and in vivo using unique markers is a requisite step to understanding their responses in any damage, recovery, or developmental process. Their nuclei are readily seen in histological preparations of healthy white and gray matter, and their cell bodies can be reliably identified with a variety of immunocytochemical markers."
"However, there is little consensus regarding optimal methods to assess oligodendrocyte survival or morphology under experimental injury...
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