Send to

Choose Destination
See comment in PubMed Commons below
Cell Stem Cell. 2009 Jun 5;4(6):507-10. doi: 10.1016/j.stem.2009.05.008.

Home at last: neural stem cell niches defined.

Author information

  • 1Developmental and Stem Cell Biology Group, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto M5G 1L7, Canada.


Adult neural stem cells (NSCs) are involved in regulating mammalian behavior and are controlled by diverse external stimuli. Improved understanding of the physical location of NSCs and the microenvironmental cues that regulate their behavior, which combine to define the NSC "home," or niche, may reveal how to control their function.

[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free full text

LinkOut - more resources

Full Text Sources

Other Literature Sources

PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Full text links

    Icon for Elsevier Science
    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk