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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 146953, 8 pages
Skeletal Muscle Regeneration on Protein-Grafted and Microchannel-Patterned Scaffold for Hypopharyngeal Tissue Engineering
1Department of Otorhinolaryngology of Lihuili Hospital, Ningbo University, Ningbo 315211, China
2The Medical School, Ningbo University, Ningbo 315211, China
Received 23 May 2013; Accepted 27 August 2013
Academic Editor: M. Rita I. Young
Copyright © 2013 Zhisen Shen 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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