Surface chirality influences stem cell differentiation

          Xiang et al coated surfaces by chiral chemicals, and found that cell adhesion and forthcoming differentiation of stem cells exhibited dependence of surface chirality, which was further interpreted by varied protein adsorptions.  


Xiang Yao, Yiwen Hu, Bin Cao, Rong Peng, and Jiandong Ding*. Effects of surface molecular chirality on adhesion and differentiation of stem cells, Biomaterials, 2013, 34, 9001-9009.