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In Vivo Gene Transfer to Schwann Cells in the Rodent Sciatic Nerve by Electroporation

DOI :

10.3791/54567-v

5:40 min

September 8th, 2016

September 8th, 2016

8,432 Views

1Department of Pharmacology, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 2Laboratory for Cell Polarity Regulation, Quantitative Biology Center, RIKEN

Here, we present an in vivo technique for gene transfer to Schwann cells (SCs) in the rodent sciatic nerve. This simple technique is useful for investigating signaling mechanisms involved in the development and maintenance of myelinating SCs.

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