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A mass of plant or animal cells that resembles an embryo.
Resembling an embryo.
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Human dental stem cell derived transgene-free iPSCs generate functional neurons via embryoid body-mediated and direct induction methods.
The new procedure is an advanced form of the embryonic stem cell test, in which substances are tested in vitro on so-called embryoid bodies.
Pfx (Invitrogen) was used to amplify gene open reading frames (ORFs) from 10-day Embryoid Body cDNAs of H1 or cDNAs bought from YouBio (China).
For embryoid body formation, 1 x [10.sup.6] hADSCs in 15 [micro]l DMEM/F12 supplemented with 2% B27, 20 ng/ml Human Epidermal Growth Factor (H-EGF), 20 ng/ml human basic Fibroblast Growth Factor (hbFGF) suspended on the inner side of tissue culture dishes were cultured for 48 hr under standard conditions.
(2007) found that undifferentiated cell clusters including embryonic stem (ES) cells, embryoid bodies and mouse 11-day embryos had expression profiles of miRNAs that were simpler than those of mature somatic cells.
It has been reported that hESCs first form embryoid bodies which are basically structured with three germ layers.
Immunofluorescence of hiPSCs, embryoid bodies (EBs), and hiPSC-derived DA neurons is described in Supplementary Materials and Methods.
Hybrid type N-glycan branches in a transition embryoid body bear both a2,6- and a2,3- linked Sia in humans (61).
[D.sub.3] supplements effectively promoted osteoblast differentiation in mouse embryoid bodies [16].
Embryoid body (EB) formation was initiated by harvesting HUES7 cells on feeder-free medium and transferring them to EB20 medium, which contains DMEM/F12 supplemented with 20% of fetal bovine serum albumin (BSA) (Sigma-Aldrich, Milan, Italy), 0.1 mM glutamine (Sigma-Aldrich, Milan, Italy), 0.1 mM nonessential amino acids (Gibco Invitrogen, Milan, Italy), 0.055 mM beta-mercaptoethanol (Gibco Invitrogen, Milan, Italy), 50 units/ml penicillin, 50 mg/ml streptomycin, and 50 [micro]g/ml of L-ascorbic acid (Sigma-Aldrich, Milan, Italy).