The Tortoise, the Hare, and the FoxO

Edmund Chen, Toren Finkel

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Maintaining stem cell quiescence is intimately connected to preserving long-term self-renewal potential. In this issue of Cell Stem Cell, Paik et al. (2009) and Renault et al. (2009) demonstrate a role for FoxO transcription factors in regulating neural stem cell proliferation and in maintaining stem and progenitor cell homeostasis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)451-452
Number of pages2
JournalCell Stem Cell
Issue number5
StatePublished - Nov 6 2009
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cell Biology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics


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