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Table 1 Experimental groups and experimental procedures

From: Combination of heterologous fibrin sealant and bioengineered human embryonic stem cells to improve regeneration following autogenous sciatic nerve grafting repair

Tag Group Abbreviations Procedure Number
1 Neurorrhaphy alone N • Immunohistochemistry
• Catwalk up to recovery (~ 8 weeks post-surgery)
• von Frey
8
2 Neurorrhaphy + heterologous fibrin sealant N + F • Immunohistochemistry
• Catwalk up to recovery (~ 8 weeks post-surgery)
8
3 Neurorrhaphy + heterologous fibrin sealant + doxycycline N + F + D • Immunohistochemistry
• Catwalk up to recovery (~ 8 weeks post-surgery)
• von Frey
8
4 Neurorrhaphy + heterologous fibrin sealant + wild type hESC N + F + W • Immunohistochemistry
• Catwalk up to recovery (~ 8 weeks post-surgery)
• von Frey
8
5 Neurorrhaphy + heterologous fibrin sealant + hESC off N + F + T • Immunohistochemistry
• Catwalk up to recovery (~ 8 weeks post-surgery)
• von Frey
8
6 Neurorrhaphy + heterologous fibrin sealant + hESC on (doxycycline) N + F + D + T • Immunohistochemistry
• Catwalk up to recovery (~ 8 weeks post-surgery)
• von Frey
8
  1. N neurorrhaphy, F heterologous fibrin sealant, D doxycycline, W wild-type hESCs, T transgenic hESCs