Journal article

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


Funding Acknowledgements

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.