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Table 1 CSC markers from different types of cancers. Compilation of the most common CSC markers (in bold) identified from different types of cancers (references in brackets)

From: Differences and similarities between cancer and somatic stem cells: therapeutic implications

Tumor type Markers
Leukemia CD34+ [191, 196,197,198]; CD38 [191, 197, 198]; CD47+ [191]; CCL-1 [191]; CD96+ [36, 191]; CD90 [198]; CD117 [198]; CD133+ [199]; CD123+ [191, 198]
Breast CD34+ [200]; CD24low [36, 48, 191, 197]; ALDH1+ [198]; CD29+ [201]; Bmi-1+ [202]; CD133+ [48]; ESA+ [191, 198]; CD59+ [36]
Pancreatic ESA+ [48, 191]; CD24+ [48, 191, 198]; CD44+ [48, 191, 198]; CD133+ [36, 48, 198]
Lung CD44+ [48, 191]; CD133+ [48, 191, 198, 203]; CD59+ [36]; CD56+ [203]
Liver ESA+ [191]; CD133+ [48, 191, 198]; CD90+ [191, 198]; CD44+ [48, 191]; CD176+ [48]
Gastric CD133+ [204]; CD54+ [48]; CD44+ [48, 191]
Colorectal ESA+ [191]; CD133+ [36, 48, 191, 198, 205]; CD166+ [48, 191, 198]; CD44+ [48, 191, 198]; CD24+ [48, 191, 198]
Prostate Integrin α2β1 [48]; CD44+ [48, 198]; CD133+ [48, 198]; Bmi-1 [206]
Melanoma CD34+/CD31+ [200]; CD20+ [198]; CD44+ [207]
Ovarian CD44+ [48, 197, 208]; CD117+ [48, 197, 208]; CD133+ [48, 208]; CD24+ [48]