This list contains references from the content that can be linked to their source. For a full set of references and notes please see the PDF or HTML where available.
D. Barry and K. McDermott (2005) Differentiation of radial glia from radial precursor cells and transformation into astrocytes in the developing rat spinal cord. Glia 50, 187–197.
R.V. Bhat , K.J. Axt , J.S. Fosnaugh , K.J. Smith , K.A. Johnson , D.E. Hill (1996) Expression of the APC tumor suppressor protein in oligodendroglia. Glia 17, 169–174.
J. Bu , A. Banki , Q. Wu and A. Nishiyama (2004) Increased NG2(+) glial cell proliferation and oligodendrocyte generation in the hypomyelinating mutant shiverer. Glia 48, 51–63.
J. Cai , Y. Qi , X. Hu , M. Tan , Z. Liu , J. Zhang (2005) Generation of oligodendrocyte precursor cells from mouse dorsal spinal cord independent of Nkx6 regulation and Shh signaling. Neuron 45, 41–53.
B.H. Choi and R.C. Kim (1984) Expression of glial fibrillary acidic protein in immature oligodendroglia. Science 223, 407–409.
M.R. Dawson , J.M. Levine and R. Reynolds (2000) NG2-expressing cells in the central nervous system: are they oligodendroglial progenitors? Journal of Neuroscience Research 61, 471–479.
M.R. Dawson , A. Polito , J.M. Levine and R. Reynolds (2003) NG2-expressing glial progenitor cells: an abundant and widespread population of cycling cells in the adult rat CNS. Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience 24, 476–488.
M. Fogarty , W.D. Richardson and N. Kessaris (2005) A subset of oligodendrocytes generated from radial glia in the dorsal spinal cord. Development 132, 1951–1959.
M. Hirano and J.E. Goldman (1988) Gliogenesis in rat spinal cord: evidence for origin of astrocytes and oligodendrocytes from radial precursors. Journal of Neuroscience Research 21, 155–167.
P.J. Horner , A.E. Power , G. Kempermann , H.G. Kuhn , T.D. Palmer , J. Winkler (2000) Proliferation and differentiation of progenitor cells throughout the intact adult rat spinal cord. Journal of Neuroscience 20, 2218–2228.
N. Kessaris , M. Fogarty , P. Iannarelli , M. Grist , M. Wegner and W.D. Richardson (2006) Competing waves of oligodendrocytes in the forebrain and postnatal elimination of an embryonic lineage. Nature Neuroscience 9, 173–179.
S.M. Leber , S.M. Breedlove and J.R. Sanes (1990) Lineage, arrangement, and death of clonally related motoneurons in chick spinal cord. Journal of Neuroscience 10, 2451–2462.
K.L. Ligon , S. Kesari , M. Kitada , T. Sun , H.A. Arnett , J.A. Alberta (2006) Development of NG2 neural progenitor cells requires Olig gene function. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the U.S.A. 103, 7853–7858.
Y. Liu , Y. Wu , J.C. Lee , H. Xue , L.H. Pevny , Z. Kaprielian (2002) Oligodendrocyte and astrocyte development in rodents: an in situ and immunohistological analysis during embryonic development. Glia 40, 25–43.
Q.R. Lu , T. Sun , Z. Zhu , N. Ma , M. Garcia , C.D. Stiles (2002) Common developmental requirement for Olig function indicates a motor neuron/oligodendrocyte connection. Cell 109, 75–86.
T. Magnus , J. Carmen , J. Deleon , H. Xue , A.C. Pardo , A.C. Lepore (2008) Adult glial precursor proliferation in mutant SOD1G93A mice. Glia 56, 200–208.
N. Masahira , H. Takebayashi , K. Ono , K. Watanabe , L. Ding , M. Furusho (2006) Olig2-positive progenitors in the embryonic spinal cord give rise not only to motoneurons and oligodendrocytes, but also to a subset of astrocytes and ependymal cells. Developmental Biology 293, 358–369.
I.W. McLean and P.K. Nakane (1974) Periodate-lysine-paraformaldehyde fixative. A new fixation for immunoelectron microscopy. Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry 22, 1077–1083.
J.P. Misson , M.A. Edwards , M. Yamamoto and V.S. Caviness Jr. (1988) Identification of radial glial cells within the developing murine central nervous system: studies based upon a new immunohistochemical marker. Brain Research Developmental Brain Research 44, 95–108.
A. Nishiyama (2007) Polydendrocytes: NG2 cells with many roles in development and repair of the CNS. Neuroscientist 13, 62–76.
A. Novak , C. Guo , W. Yang , A. Nagy and C.G. Lobe (2000) Z/EG, a double reporter mouse line that expresses enhanced green fluorescent protein upon Cre-mediated excision. Genesis 28, 147–155.
M.C. Raff , R.H. Miller and M. Noble (1983) A glial progenitor cell that develops in vitro into an astrocyte or an oligodendrocyte depending on culture medium. Nature 303, 390–396.
M.S. Rao and M. Mayer-Proschel (1997) Glial-restricted precursors are derived from multipotent neuroepithelial stem cells. Developmental Biology 188, 48–63.
W.D. Richardson , H.K. Smith , T. Sun , N.P. Pringle , A. Hall and R. Woodruff (2000) Oligodendrocyte lineage and the motor neuron connection. Glia 29, 136–142.
D.E. Schmechel and P. Rakic (1979) A Golgi study of radial glial cells in developing monkey telencephalon: morphogenesis and transformation into astrocytes. Anatomy and Embryology 156, 115–152.
N. Spassky , C. Olivier , E. Perez-Villegas , C. Goujet-Zalc , S. Martinez , J. Thomas (2000) Single or multiple oligodendroglial lineages: a controversy. Glia 29, 143–148.
W.B. Stallcup and L. Beasley (1987) Bipotential glial precursor cells of the optic nerve express the NG2 proteoglycan. Journal of Neuroscience 7, 2737–2744.
H. Takebayashi , S. Yoshida , M. Sugimori , H. Kosako , R. Kominami , M. Nakafuku (2000) Dynamic expression of basic helix-loop-helix Olig family members: implication of Olig2 in neuron and oligodendrocyte differentiation and identification of a new member, Olig3. Mechanisms of Development 99, 143–148.
A. Vallstedt , J.M. Klos and J. Ericson (2005) Multiple dorsoventral origins of oligodendrocyte generation in the spinal cord and hindbrain. Neuron 45, 55–67.
M. Watanabe , Y. Toyama and A. Nishiyama (2002) Differentiation of proliferated NG2-positive glial progenitor cells in a remyelinating lesion. Journal of Neuroscience Research 69, 826–836.
X.W. Yang , P. Model and N. Heintz (1997) Homologous recombination based modification in Escherichia coli and germline transmission in transgenic mice of a bacterial artificial chromosome. Nature Biotechnology 15, 859–865.
Q. Zhou and D.J. Anderson (2002) The bHLH transcription factors OLIG2 and OLIG1 couple neuronal and glial subtype specification. Cell 109, 61–73.
X. Zhu , D.E. Bergles and A. Nishiyama (2008) NG2 cells generate both oligodendrocytes and gray matter astrocytes. Development 135, 145–157.