Table 2.

Neuronal differentiation of donor cells

Cell type implantedPercentage of mouse neurons in spinal cordPercentage of mouse neurons in DRG
RA-treated cells78.5±15.381.3±5.5
RA-untreated cells72.8±19.265.4±17.1
  • The number of mouse nuclei was quantified in the spinal cord and in the DRG of embryos collected from 8 independent experiments. Results show the percentage±s.e.m. of Hoechst-stained mouse nuclei that expressed GFP, indicating their neural identity.