p53 is required for etoposide-induced apoptosis of human embryonic stem cells
C Grandela, MF Pera, EJ Wolvetang
Stem Cell Research | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2008
We thank Irene Tellis, Karen Koh, and Linh Nguyen (Monash University) and Pegah Jamshidi, Lisa Kass, and Tracy Lomas (ASCC) for expert technical assistance in hESC cell line culture; Andrew Fryga (ASCC) for discussion on flow cytometry; Ygal Haupt for helpful discussion and suggestions; Joe Sambrook for critically reading the manuscript; George Thouas for cyclosporin and CCCP; and Joao Ramalho-Santos for facilitating this research. We greatly acknowledge Sean Grimmond and Gabriel Kolle for their transcriptome and bioinformatic analyses. This work was supported partially by the Fundacao para a Ciencia e a Tecnologia, Portugal, and Catarina Grandela is a recipient of a Ph.D. fellowship from the Fundacao para a Ciencia e Tecnologia (Portugal). The ASCC is greatly acknowledged for financial and material support.