I am a Reproductive Biology Honours student at the University of Edinburgh.

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I read an interesting article on the BBC News site about the Bombardier tax ruling. [1]

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NameJivashini M
Country  Singapore

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Things I like:

  • Watching movies
  • Cooking
Name of markers Functions
α-smooth muscle actin (α-SMA) Marker for myofibroblasts (DOI: 10.1002/ijc.2910410512)
Fibroblast activation protein (FAP) Marker for myofibroblasts(DOI: 10.1002/ijc.2910410512)
Tenascin-C Regulates adhesion of cancer cells for invasion (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.canlet.2006.02.017)
Periostin Product of process of  tissue repair (10.1369/jhc.2008.951061)
Neuron glial antigen-2 (NG2) More associated with pericytes. What fibroblasts come from
Vimentin Plasma membrane associated protein (doi:  10.3389/fonc.2014.00062)
Desmin Marker for maturation of  microvessels (to mark for angiogenesis) (doi:  10.1186/1559-0275-8-16)
Platelet derived growth factor receptor-α and β (PDGFR α and β)
Fibroblast specific protein-1 (FSP-1)- S100A4 Myofibroblasts and fibroblasts make up CAFs (doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2005.02.034..
ASPN potential new marker of CAF (10.1038/onc.2011.312)
STC1 Potential new marker of CAF (10.1038/onc.2011.312)


  1. ^ "UK 'disappointed' by Bombardier tax ruling". BBC News. 2017-09-27. Retrieved 2017-09-27.