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Supplementary Material for:

Human limbal biopsy–derived stromal stem cells prevent corneal scarring

Sayan Basu, Andrew J. Hertsenberg, Martha L. Funderburgh, Michael K. Burrow, Mary M. Mann, Yiqin Du, Kira L. Lathrop, Fatima N. Syed-Picard, Sheila M. Adams, David E. Birk, James L. Funderburgh*

*Corresponding author. E-mail: jlfunder{at}

Published 10 December 2014, Sci. Transl. Med. 6, 266ra172 (2014)
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3009644

This PDF file includes:

  • Fig. S1. Ex vivo model of corneal limbal biopsy.
  • Fig. S2. Sphere formation and stem cell–gene expression by LBSCs.
  • Fig. S3. Murine corneal debridement model.
  • Fig. S4. Persistence of engrafted LBSCs in the stroma.
  • Table S1. Time to reach passage 3 by primary LBSCs under different conditions.
  • Table S2. Clonogenic potential of LBSCs in different sera.
  • Table S3. Area of colonies cultured in different sera.
  • Table S4. OCT analysis of debrided mouse corneas.
  • Legend for movie S1

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Other Supplementary Material for this manuscript includes the following:

  • Movie S1 (.mov format). Organization of matrix deposited ex vivo by LBSCs.

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