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Research Article

Spinal Cord Injury Reveals Multilineage Differentiation of Ependymal Cells

  • Konstantinos Meletis equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Konstantinos Meletis, Fanie Barnabé-Heider, Marie Carlén

    Affiliation: Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

    ¤a Current address: Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Fanie Barnabé-Heider equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Konstantinos Meletis, Fanie Barnabé-Heider, Marie Carlén

    Affiliation: Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

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  • Marie Carlén equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Konstantinos Meletis, Fanie Barnabé-Heider, Marie Carlén

    Affiliation: Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

    ¤a Current address: Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Emma Evergren,

    Affiliation: Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

    ¤b Current address: Medical Research Council (MRC) Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, United Kingdom

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  • Nikolay Tomilin,

    Affiliation: Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

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  • Oleg Shupliakov,

    Affiliation: Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

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  • Jonas Frisén mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: jonas.frisen@ki.se

    Affiliation: Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

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  • Published: July 22, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0060182

About the Authors

Konstantinos Meletis, Fanie Barnabé-Heider, Marie Carlén, Jonas Frisén
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Emma Evergren, Nikolay Tomilin, Oleg Shupliakov
Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

Corresponding Author

Email: jonas.frisen@ki.se

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

KM, FBH, MC, and JF conceived and designed the experiments. KM, FBH, MC, EE, NT, OS, and JF performed the experiments and analyzed the data. KM, FBH, MC, and JF wrote the paper.