Chapter 10. Isolation, Characterization, and Culture of Soft Connective Tissue Stem/Progenitor Cells

  1. R. Ian Freshney PhD2,
  2. Glyn N. Stacey PhD3 and
  3. Jonathan M. Auerbach PhD4
  1. Charles W. Archer,
  2. Sarah Oldfield,
  3. Samantha Redman,
  4. Laura Haughton,
  5. Gary Dowthwaite,
  6. Ilyas Khan and
  7. Jim Ralphs

Published Online: 22 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470167526.ch10

Culture of Human Stem Cells

Culture of Human Stem Cells

How to Cite

Archer, C. W., Oldfield, S., Redman, S., Haughton, L., Dowthwaite, G., Khan, I. and Ralphs, J. (2007) Isolation, Characterization, and Culture of Soft Connective Tissue Stem/Progenitor Cells, in Culture of Human Stem Cells (eds R. I. Freshney, G. N. Stacey and J. M. Auerbach), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470167526.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Centre for Oncology and Applied Pharmacology, University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK

  2. 3

    NIBSC, National Institute for Biological Standards and Control, Blanche Lane, South Mimms, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, EN6 3QG, England, UK

  3. 4

    GlobalStem, Inc., 6 Taft Court, Suite 150, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA

Author Information

  1. Connective Tissue Biology Laboratories and Cardiff Institute of Tissue Engineering and Repair, Cardiff University, Museum Avenue, Cardiff CF10 3US, Wales, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JAN 2007
  2. Published Print: 25 MAY 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470052464

Online ISBN: 9780470167526

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Keywords:

  • soft connective tissue stem/progenitor cells;
  • chondroprogenitor cell isolation from fetal human cartilage;
  • progenitor cell isolation from human synovium

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Background

  • Preparation of Media and Reagents

  • Isolation of Chondroprogenitor Cells from Normal and Osteoarthritic Human Articular Cartilage

  • Isolation of Chondroprogenitor Cells from Fetal Human Cartilage

  • Isolation of Progenitor Cells from Human Synovium

  • Sources of Materials

  • References