Appendix 1: Abbreviations

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7-AAD  7-actinomycin D 
ADC analogue to digital converter
AO acridine orange
APC allophycocyanin
BrdUrd 5’-bromodeoxyuridine
BrdUTP bromodeoxyuridine triphosphate
CA3 chromomycin A3
CD cluster of differentiation
CFDA SE carboxyfluorescein diacetate, succinimidyl ester
CM-DiI  chloromethylbenzamido derivative of octadecylindocarbocyanine
CV coefficient of variation
DAPI 4',6-diamidino-2-phenylindole
DCFH 2',7'-dihydrodichlorofluorescein (dichlorofluorescin)
DiOC6(3) 3,3’-dihexyloxacarbocyanine
dUTP deoxyuridine triphosphate
EB ethidium bromide
ECD phycoerythrin-Texas Red conjugate (energy coupled dye)
EDU ethynyl-2’-deoxyuridine
FDA fluorescein diacetate
FITC fluorescein isothiocyanate
FL1, FL2, etc. fluorescence parameter 1, 2, etc., on the flow cytometer
FLICA fluorochrome-labelled inhibitor of caspase
FMK fluoryl methyl ketone
FS forward light scatter
GFP Green Fluorescent Protein

[1-[2 amino-5-[carboxylindol-2-yl]-phenoxy]

-2-2'-amino-5'-methylphenoxy]ethane N,N,N'N'-tetraacetic acid

LWP long wave length pass (filter)
mBrB monobromobimane
MClB monochlorobimane
MDR multi-drug resistance
MRP MDR-associated protein
MESF Molecules of Equivalent Soluble Fluorochrome
MMP mitochondrial membrane potential
MRD minimal residual disease
Pacific Blue 1,2-ditetradecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine, triethylammonium salt
PARP poly-(ADP-ribose) polymerase
PC5 phycoerythrin-cyanine5 conjugate
PC7 phycoerythrin-cyanine7 conjugate
PE phycoerythrin
PerCP peridinin chlorophyll-A protein
PHA phytohaemagglutinin
PI propidium iodide
PMT photomultiplier
RBC red blood cell
SD standard deviation
SNARF SemiNaphthoRhodaFluor
SS side light scatter
SWP short wavelength pass (filter)
Tdt terminal deoxynucleotidyl transferase
TMRE tetramethylrhodamine, ethyl ester, perchlorate
TUNEL Tdt-mediated dUTP nick end labelling