Advertisement
Research Article

Expansion of Multipotent Stem Cells from the Adult Human Brain

  • Wayne Murrell mail,

    wayne.murrell@rr-research.no

    Affiliations: Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway, Norwegian Center for Stem Cell Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Emily Palmero,

    Affiliation: Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • John Bianco,

    Affiliation: Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Biljana Stangeland,

    Affiliation: Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Mrinal Joel,

    Affiliation: Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Linda Paulson,

    Affiliation: Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Bernd Thiede,

    Affiliation: The Biotechnology Centre of Oslo, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Zanina Grieg,

    Affiliation: Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Ingunn Ramsnes,

    Affiliation: Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Håvard K. Skjellegrind,

    Affiliation: Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Ståle Nygård,

    Affiliation: Research Group for Biomedical Informatics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Petter Brandal,

    Affiliation: Center for Cancer Biomedicine, The Norwegian Radium Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Cecilie Sandberg,

    Affiliation: Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Einar Vik-Mo,

    Affiliation: Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Sheryl Palmero,

    Affiliation: Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Iver A. Langmoen

    Affiliations: Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway, Department of Neurosurgery, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway, Norwegian Center for Stem Cell Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

    X
  • Published: August 14, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0071334

About the Authors

Wayne Murrell, Emily Palmero, John Bianco, Biljana Stangeland, Mrinal Joel, Linda Paulson, Zanina Grieg, Ingunn Ramsnes, Håvard K. Skjellegrind, Cecilie Sandberg, Einar Vik-Mo, Sheryl Palmero, Iver A. Langmoen
Vilhelm Magnus Laboratory for Neurosurgical Research, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
Bernd Thiede
The Biotechnology Centre of Oslo, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Ståle Nygård
Research Group for Biomedical Informatics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Petter Brandal
Center for Cancer Biomedicine, The Norwegian Radium Hospital, Oslo, Norway
Iver A. Langmoen
Department of Neurosurgery, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
Wayne Murrell, Iver A. Langmoen
Norwegian Center for Stem Cell Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

Corresponding Author

Email: wayne.murrell@rr-research.no

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: WM EP JB BS LP HKS SN PB EV-M. Performed the experiments: WM EP JB BS MJ LP BT ZG IR HKS EV-M SP. Analyzed the data: WM BS LP HKS SN PB CS IAL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SN. Wrote the paper: WM EP BS MJ LP SN PB EV-M IAL.