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Journal of Transplantation
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 230870, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/230870
Review Article

Islet 𝜷 -Cell Mass Preservation and Regeneration in Diabetes Mellitus: Four Factors with Potential Therapeutic Interest

Pancreatic Islet Development and Regeneration Unit, Department of Stem Cells, CABIMER-Andalusian Center for Molecular Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Avenida Américo Vespucio, Parque Científico y Tecnológico Cartuja 93, 41092 Sevilla, Spain

Received 25 May 2012; Revised 5 July 2012; Accepted 6 July 2012

Academic Editor: Thierry Berney

Copyright © 2012 Jose Manuel Mellado-Gil 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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