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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 948320, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/948320
Research Article

Xenogenic Esophagus Scaffolds Fixed with Several Agents: Comparative In Vivo Study of Rejection and Inflammation

1Translational Centre for Regenerative Medicine (TRM), University of Leipzig, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
2Institute of Clinical Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leipzig, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
3Department of Pediatric Surgery, University of Leipzig, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
4Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Leipzig, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
5Institute of Pathology, University of Leipzig, 04103 Leipzig, Germany

Received 27 September 2011; Revised 14 December 2011; Accepted 15 December 2011

Academic Editor: George E. Plopper

Copyright © 2012 Holger Koch et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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