Copyright ©The Author(s) 2016.
World J Stem Cells. Apr 26, 2016; 8(4): 136-157
Published online Apr 26, 2016. doi: 10.4252/wjsc.v8.i4.136
Table 1 Markers of cells involved in neurogenesis with corresponding stages of neurogenesis
MarkerCellsStage of neurogenesis
NestinNeuronal stem cells, radial glia cells, transit amplifying cellsProliferation, differentiation
GFAPNeuronal stem cell, mature astrocytesProliferation, differentiation
PSA-NCAMMigrating neuroblast, immature neuronDifferentiation, migration, targeting
Tuj1Migrating neuroblast, immature neuron, mature neuronDifferentiation, migration, targeting
DoublecortinMigrating neuroblast, immature neuronDifferentiation, migration, targeting
NeuNMature neuronTargeting, synaptic integration
Table 2 Markers expressed during neurogenesis originating in the subventricular zone
Neuronal lineageType B cellsType C cellsType A cellsNeuronal cells
Cell identitySVZ AstrocytesTransit amplifying progenitor cellMigrating neuroblastMature and immature neuron
Putative stem cells
Identifying markerGFAPNestinPSA-NCAMDCX
Table 3 Markers expressed during neurogenesis in the subgranular zone of the dentate gyrus
Mitotic cellsPost mitotic cells
Stages of neuronal developmentPutative stem cellTransit amplifying progenitorsImmature neuronsMature neurons
Markers for neuronal developmentGFAP NestinNestin DoublecortinDoublecortin Tuj1Tuj1 NeuN NSE