Expression profiling of CD133+ and CD133- epithelial cells from human prostate

Christopher J Shepherd, Siân Rizzo, Ioanna Ledaki, Melissa Davies, Daniel Brewer, Gerhardt Attard, Johann de Bono, David L Hudson

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Recent evidence suggests that prostate stem cells in benign and tumor tissue express the cell surface marker CD133, but these cells have not been well characterized. The aim of our study was to gene expression profile CD133-expressing cells.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1007-24
Number of pages18
JournalThe Prostate
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 15 Jun 2008


  • Antigens, CD
  • Cluster Analysis
  • Epithelial Cells
  • Gene Expression Profiling
  • Glycoproteins
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Oligonucleotide Array Sequence Analysis
  • Peptides
  • Prostatic Hyperplasia
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • RNA, Messenger
  • Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction

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