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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 935046, 11 pages
Myogenic Differentiation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in a Newly Developed Neurotised AV-Loop Model
1Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery, University Hospital of Erlangen, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
2Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery, University of BG Trauma Center Ludwigshafen/University of Heidelberg, 67071 Ludwigshafen, Germany
3Interdisciplinary Clinic for Stem Cell Transplantation, University Cancer Center Hamburg (UCCH), 20246 Hamburg, Germany
Received 12 June 2013; Accepted 7 August 2013
Academic Editor: Kirsten Haastert-Talini
Copyright © 2013 Franz F. Bitto 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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