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Veterinary Medicine International
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 510328, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/510328
Research Article

Establishment, Culture, and Characterization of Guinea Pig Fetal Fibroblast Cell

1Stem Cell and Transgenic Technology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 71348 Shiraz, Iran
2Department of Medical Genetics, School of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 71348 Shiraz, Iran
3Department of Physiology, Islamic Azad University, Marvdasht Branch, 73985 Marvdasht, Iran

Received 24 December 2013; Revised 1 March 2014; Accepted 1 March 2014; Published 25 March 2014

Academic Editor: Jyoji Yamate

Copyright © 2014 Davood Mehrabani 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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