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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 290634, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/290634
Review Article

Fluorescence-Guided Surgery and Fluorescence Laparoscopy for Gastrointestinal Cancers in Clinically-Relevant Mouse Models

1Department of Surgery, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
2AntiCancer, Inc., San Diego, CA, USA
3Moores UCSD Cancer Center, 3855 Health Science Drive No. 0987, La Jolla, CA 92093-0987, USA

Received 7 July 2012; Accepted 7 November 2012

Academic Editor: Guido Schumacher

Copyright © 2013 Cristina A. Metildi 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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