Isolation and Cultivation of Epidermal (Stem) Cells

  • Xusheng Wang
  • Shiyang Dong
  • Yaojiong WuEmail author
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1879)


Recent studies have shown that epidermal stem cells derived from the epidermis of are able to form hair follicles in the presence of hair follicle-inducing cells. Here we describe the method that we have used to isolate and cultivate epidermal stem cells.


Cryopreservation Cultivation Epidermal stem cells Isolation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Graduate School at ShenzhenTsinghua UniversityShenzhenChina

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