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Table 1 Antigenic biomarkers expressed by human brain and retinal pericytes

From: Retinal pericytes and cytomegalovirus infectivity: implications for HCMV-induced retinopathy and congenital ocular disease

   Brain pericytes Retina pericytes
  Fibronectin + +
Cytoskeletal Vimentin + +
  Beta catenin
  Smooth muscle actin + +/−
  NG2 proteoglycan + +
  CD68 + +
  PECAM-1
  VCAM-1 +/−
Cellular adhesion ICAM-1
  MelCAM-1
  E-selectin
  VE cadherin
  von Willebrand factor
  Alpha 4 integrin
  TNF-alpha
Inflammation NFkB
  RANTES
  Tissue Factor
  1. Dashes indicate a negative result for immunofluorescence staining.